Posted: 8/25/05

TAMIU Soccer Gets Preseason Ranking



Texas A&M International University is ranked 24th in the 2005 NAIA Men’s Soccer Preseason rankings, which were released this week.

TAMIU finished 14-5-1 last season, advancing to the championship game of the NAIA Region VI Tournament.

The Dustdevils are two-time defending Red River Athletic Conference Tournament champions.

The regular season opens with a home game on Friday, Sept. 2 against Oklahoma Baptist. Kickoff is scheduled for 2 p.m.

TAMIU will scrimmage the Alamo City Under-18 squad this Saturday at 3 p.m. at Dustdevil Soccer Field. There will be no admission charged for the scrimmage and the public is invited to attend.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Affairs and Information Services at pais@tamiu.edu