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L&C Women Face Reivers for Spot at Nationals

Article by: Pete Hayes, The Alton Telegraph,

GODFREY — One thing is for certain for the L&C women’s soccer team as it heads into Saturday Central District playoff game against Iowa Western: It will definitely be Trailblazers coach Tim Rooney’s last home game.

But he and his players plan on doing all they can to see that it isn’t his last game as coach when the teams square off at noon Saturday at Tim Rooney Stadium.

Rooney, the all-time winningest women’s soccer coach in NJCAA history, announced that he will retire at the end of the season. And when L&C takes on Iowa Western, it will be for a berth in the NJCAA Division I National Tournament.

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