Nov. 20, 2000

NKU TO MEET UNBEATEN BARRY (Fla.)

Norse (20-1-2) to play nation’s top-ranked team in Final Four

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. - The Northern Kentucky University women’s soccer team will face top-ranked Barry (Fla.) University at 7 p.m. on Nov. 30 in the NCAA Division II Final Four, which will be played at Miami Shores, Fla.

NKU, now 20-1-2 and ranked No. 4 nationally in the Division II poll, will meet an unbeaten (18-0) Barry squad that is the host for the NCAA Division II Final Four for the second straight season. The Norse have never met Barry in women’s soccer.

NKU is also making its second straight trip to the NCAA Division II Final Four. A year ago, the Norse dropped a 2-0 decision to eventual national champion Franklin Pierce in the NCAA Division II Final Four at Miami Shores, Fla.

UC San Diego (18-2) and Franklin Pierce (18-2-2) will meet in the other NCAA Division II Final Four match. The national championship match will be played at 1 p.m. on Dec. 2.

NCAA Division II Final Four

at Miami Shores, Fla.

Thursday, Nov. 30

UC San Diego vs. Franklin Pierce

NKU vs. Barry (Fla.)

Saturday, Dec. 2

NCAA Division II national championship, 1 p.m.