Men's Soccer to Host Eckerd College in Exhibition Action
Friday, August 21, 2009

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The FGCU men’s soccer team will host Eckerd College in an exhibition match on Saturday, August 22 at 6 p.m. at the FGCU Soccer Complex.

Head coach Bob Butehorn is back for his third year at the helm of the men’s program, having guided the Eagles to a 14-20-3 record in his first two seasons. The 2008 FGCU squad finished with an overall record of 6-10-2 and placed seventh in the A-Sun with a 3-5-1 league ledger.

The Eagles return 17 letterwinners and all 11 starters from the 2008 squad. The team also brings 11 newcomers into the fold. Coach Butehorn has six juniors, 12 sophomores, and 10 freshmen on the 28-man roster.

The Eagles open the regular season Sept. 1 at FIU at 7 p.m.