Barden's late goal lifts Fort Lewis College in Tampa

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Barden's late goal lifts Fort Lewis College in Tampa

No. 1 Skyhawks best in nation for second time in just 5 years


David Barden, the NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer Championships Offensive MVP, wins a head ball against a pair of Lees-McRae

defenders Saturday at University of Tampa Pepin-Rood Stadium. Barden’s header beat goalkeeper Sean Paradise for the Skyhawks’ 1-nil result, a “perfectly” placed ball inside the side netting as top-ranked FLC defended its ranking with a second national championship

in the program’s history.



 

Barden's late goal lifts Fort Lewis College in Tampa


David Barden, the NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer Championships Offensive MVP, wins a head ball against a pair of Lees-McRae

defenders Saturday at University of Tampa Pepin-Rood Stadium. Barden’s header beat goalkeeper Sean Paradise for the Skyhawks’ 1-nil result, a “perfectly” placed ball inside the side netting as top-ranked FLC defended its ranking with a second national championship

in the program’s history.



 

Celebrate the Skyhawks


Greet the team: Everyone is invited to celebrate at the Durango Airport. The team’s plane is scheduled to arrive around 2:30 p.m. No credentials required.



Watch the victory procession: The players will travel from the

airport, down Main Avenue and up to campus, finishing at Whalen Gym. Escort the team back in your own vehicle by following the police escort, starting at approximately 3:30 p.m.



Buy a ticket for the fundraiser: The team will be at the Irish Embassy for a celebration starting 5 p.m. Required tickets cost $50.

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