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Women’s Soccer heads to NCAA Tourney, after taking SoCon title

For the eighth time in program history and for the first time since 2010, the UNCG women’s soccer team can call itself Southern Conference Tournament Champions, as the third-seeded Spartans recorded a 1-0 victory over fourth-seeded Western Carolina Sunday afternoon.

The Spartans earned the SoCon’s automatic NCAA Tournament berth. The will head to Durham to take on the Duke Blue Devils in the first round of the NCAA Tournament this Saturday at 7 p.m.

This will be the eighth trip to the NCAA tournament for the Spartans and the first since the 2010 season.

UNCG finished the regular season 11-7-3 overall, and closed the season on a seven-match unbeaten streak, going 6-0-1 during that time.

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Photo from the SoCon title game by Marvin Gentry