Men’s Soccer

October 6th, 2014
The Sussex County Community College men's soccer team is having one season to remember. This past week, the Skylanderslearned that they'd been ranked No. 9 in the National Junior College Athletic Association's Top 10 rankings at the Division III level. However, the Skylanders' success didn't happen overnight. In fact, it couldn't have happened if head coach Frank Vernacchio did not ask each one of the team's 21 players one question when they were being recruited by the school. “I asked them, ‘Why do they want to come here to Sussex County Community College?'” Vernacchio said during the ...[Read More]
September 17th, 2014
Travis Eustace (Vernon, NJ) was named the Garden State Athletic Conference, GSAC, Player of the Week, and was nominated as the NJCAA PLayer of the Week for the week of September 8, 2014.  Eustace scored 3 goals in 2 games, one of which was the game winner in overtime against Ocean CC.  He has 6 goals through 4 matches. More information about this honor can be found at the Region XIX website, [Read More]
September 12th, 2014
The men's soccer team defeated County College of Morris 4-0 on Thursday, September 11 to improve their record to 2-1. Travis Eustace (Vernon, NJ) scored 2, while Matt Zupkay (Hampton, NJ) and Finn Clifford (Woodleigh, Australia) added to the goal tally also.  Kevin Knissel (Hampton, NJ) and Carmine Caruso (Adelaide, Australia) both had 2 assists.  GK Joshua Gates (Brighton, Australia) had 4 saves and recorded his second shut out of the season. [Read More]
May 16th, 2014
5/16/2014 - Six student athletes qualified as Academic All Americans for the 2013-2014 academic year.  The criteria for an Academic All American is to have at least 3 full time semesters, at least 45 cumulative credits, and a cumulative GPA of 3.60 or higher. Developmental/remedial coursework is not included to meet the requirements. There are 3 categories for the academic award: Pinnacle (4.0 GPA), Superior (3.80-3.99 GPA), and Exemplary (3.60-3.79 GPA). The student athletes who earned this prestigious award were Jack Ryan (soccer, exemplary), Samantha Ritter (soccer, exemplary), Meghan Salmeri (basketball, exemplary), Kelsee Tironi (soccer/basketball, superior), Shannon Allen (soccer, superior), and ...[Read More]