Men’s soccer to hold tryouts for 2017 team

04.13.2017 | By Amanda Fenwick

HOUSTON – The San Jacinto College men’s soccer team will hold open tryouts for the 2017 season on Friday, April 28, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the South Campus soccer field.

Tryouts are open to all college students and 2017 high school graduates. Participants are required to bring their own shin guards and water.

San Jac completed the 2016 season with a third-place finish at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national championship. The return trip to nationals was the seventh for the San Jacinto College men’s soccer program and second for Head Coach Ian Spooner.


The San Jacinto College South Campus is located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston. For more information about tryouts, please contact Coach Spooner at 281-922-3475. 


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 fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Rising Star Award recipient 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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