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Muskegon men's soccer falls in first pool play match in NJCAA Division I National Champions

Muskegon Community College men's soccer team
Muskegon Community College men's soccer team

The Muskegon Community College men's soccer team faced the number one ranked Monroe (NY) College in the first pool play game of the NJCAA Division I men's soccer Championship in Tyler, TX. The Jayhawks fell to the Mustangs 4-0 this morning. 

Leon Sitz scored for the Mustangs in the 23rd minute, on a pass from Jorge Diaz. The game remained 1-0 until the 78th minute when Sitz scored his second goal of the game. Monroe added goals in the 87th and 89th minutes to seal the victory. 

Muskegon, who are 16-4-0 overall, were held to just four shots in the match. They return to action tomorrow when the face second ranked, and eighth seeded, Iowa Western Community College at 11:00 AM EST. The Jayhawks need a win to keep their hopes of advancing alive.