The Luther College men's soccer team has made the 2013 NCAA III National Tournament field. The Norse will travel to Lake Forest College for a first round match on Thursday, Nov. 14 with a start time scheduled for 1:00 p.m. The announcement was made Monday at Noon on the NCAA III Men's Soccer Tournament selection show on ncaa.com.
This will be the seventh time Luther has qualified for the national tournament and the second time under the direction of Head Coach Chris Garcia-Prats. In 2011, the Norse advanced to the round of 16 before being eliminated by Hope College 6-5 on penalty kicks, after finishing 1-1 in double overtime.
Luther also qualified for the national tournament in 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, advancing to the quarterfinals (round of 8) in 1996 and 2001.