San Jac soccer pursues NJCAA D1 South District Semifinals

11.02.2016 | By Andrea Vasquez

The San Jacinto College men’s soccer team will face Hinds Community College on Friday, Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. in Raymond, Mississippi at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division 1 South District Semifinals.

The team enters with a 15-4-1 record. Leading the team are sophomore forwards Ricardo Ramos and Meike Hikaruhito, and freshman forward Heiko Leinweber. Currently, Ramos has 12 goals and four assists for 28 points; Hikaruhito stands at eight goals and five assists for 21 points; and Leinweber holds eight goals and seven assist for 23 points.

The winner of the Region XIV District Semifinal will qualify for the NJCAA National Tournament in Tyler, Texas taking place Nov. 16-21. For more information on San Jacinto College athletics, visit

About San Jacinto College

Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Top 10 finalist and an Achieving the Dream Leader College, approximately 30,000 students each semester benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers seven areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to a four-year college or university or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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