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University of Indianapolis Men’s Soccer: Tearing Up the Pitch

The University of Indianapolis men’s soccer team competes in the Great Lakes Valley Conference and is considered by the Indianapolis sports community to be in contention for the conference championship title every year. They make Indianapolis proud with their hard work and determination, both on and off the pitch.

The Greyhounds have an air of confidence surrounding them this season with the majority of last year’s starting squad returning to the pitch.  There are, however, some who fear that the key loss of last year’s starting goalkeeper, Matt Spaulding, will be a difficult challenge for the team. Spaulding set a number of records while playing for the University of Indianapolis men’s soccer team, including the most wins in this Indianapolis school‘s history.  Justin Sullivan and John Higgins are also gone from the roster this season and will be missed as regular starting players.  On the bright side, seven starters and seventeen letter winners are indeed returning to competitive play, and the Greyhounds will certainly show well in the quest for the conference title.

Video preview of the 2009 season for the University of Indianapolis men’s soccer team

 
The University of Indianapolis men’s soccer team hosts a number of home games on campus at Key Stadium (capacity 5,500), just minutes south of beautiful downtown Indianapolis.  The team is led by the brilliant soccer minds of Head Coach John Griffin (with an all-time record of 43-25-10), Goalkeepers Coach Mike Sanich, and Assistant Coach John Higgins, who has returned to help in the administration of the team.  If you’re in Indianapolis, you should take advantage of one of the many opportunities to see this soccer team in action.

Video interview with the coaches of the University of Indianapolis men’s soccer team in April of 2010

 

For more information on the University of Indianapolis men’s soccer team, please visit the University of Indianapolis athletics homepage.

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