The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Women's Soccer regular season concluded this evening with Maine Maritime (11-4 overall, 8-0 NAC) cruising to the top seed in the 2019 championship tournament. Husson (6-5-1, 6-1-1) finished in second place. The top-two seeded teams will receive a bye for the first round of the six-team tournament.
UMaine-Farmington (7-9-1, 5-2-1), the #3 seed, will host #6 Thomas (4-10-1, 3-4-1), and #4 SUNY Delhi (8-6-2, 5-2-1) will host #5 SUNY Canton (4-12-1, 3-4-1) this weekend in quarterfinal games. Pre-determined conference tiebreaking procedures were used to separate tied teams. First round games will be either Saturday, November 2 or Sunday, November 3, with specific game details to be announced on Wednesday.
The semifinal and championship games will happen in a final-four format hosted by Maine Maritime the following weekend. Semifinal games between #1 Maine Maritime and the winner of the #4 SUNY Delhi/#5 SUNY Canton matchup, and #2 Husson and the #3 UMaine-Farmington/#6 Thomas winner are tentatively scheduled for Saturday, November 9th. The semifinal game winners will compete for the conference championship on Sunday, November 10th. Dates and times are subject to change and will be updated accordingly HERE.
The NAC Champion will move on to play in the NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament.
Quarterfinals - Saturday, Nov. 2 or Sunday, Nov. 3 (at higher seed)
#4 SUNY Delhi (8-6-2, 5-2-1) vs. #5 SUNY Canton (4-12-1, 3-4-1)
#3 UMaine-Farmington (7-9-1, 5-2-1) vs. #6 Thomas (4-10-1, 3-4-1)
Semifinals - Saturday, Nov. 9 (at #1 Maine Maritime)
#1 Maine Maritime (11-4, 8-0) vs. #4 SUNY Delhi/#5 SUNY Canton
#2 Husson (6-5-1, 6-1-1) vs. #3 UMaine-Farmington/#6 Thomas
Championship - Sunday, Nov. 10 (at Maine Maritime)