Wesley Prepares for NCAA First Round

Wesley Prepares for NCAA First Round - Nov 16, 2007

Wesley College hosts Hampden-Sydney in the first round of the NCAA Division III Football Championships on November 17.

Wesley advanced to the national semifinals in each of the past two seasons.

The Wolverines are 9-1 on the year and won their third straight Atlantic Central Football Conference (ACFC) Championship.  Hampden-Sydney, the South's seven seed, is 8-2 overall and won the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) title.

The two teams shared one common opponent, Huntingdon (Ala.).  Wesley shut out the Hawks 28-0, while the Tigers captured a 34-21 win.

Kickoff at Wolverine Stadium is set for noon.