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Owens Community College Express Soccer Holds Open Tryouts, Aug. 2
Prospective high schools graduates and area residents interested in playing intercollegiate men's soccer are invited to Owens Community College to participate in an Open Tryout on Saturday, August 2.
The Open Tryout is from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and will be held at the College's Soccer Field on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road, four miles from Downtown Toledo.
The men's soccer program, led by Head Coach Art Johnson, this past year completed its fifth season as an Owens athletic program. The Express finished with an 11-9 overall record and a 5-3 mark (second place) in the OCCAC. Johnson's squad advanced to the semifinals of the NJCAA Region XII Championships before losing to Macomb Community College 5-4 in a shootout.
Scholarships are still available. Owens Express players must be high school graduates. In the event that it should rain, the Open Tryout will be held in the College's Student Health and Activities Center. For more information on the Open Tryout, call (567) 661-7973 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 7973.
Owens Community College is the fastest-growing higher educational institution in Northwest Ohio with 25 consecutive semesters of enrollment increases. On the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, Owens serves more than 38,000 credit and non-credit students making it the number one choice for new college students. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability. Owens Community College offers over 130 program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health, Public Service, Skilled Trades, Industrial and Engineering Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor's degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university.