Mashpee Student Named to Worcester Poly Men's Soccer Team

Another local student makes us proud...
Nathan Peterson of Mashpee (#25 in center) is on the 2017 WPI Men's Soccer team (WPI photo)

Nathan Peterson of Mashpee, Mass. has earned a spot on the 2017 Worcester Polytech Men's Soccer Team

The Engineers, who are predicted to place sixth in the competitive NEWMAC, opens the season Friday afternoon versus Worcester State at home.

Last year's lineup Men's Soccer posted a 9-4-4 record overall for the program's sixth consecutive winning season.

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