Edgartown Student Earns Spot on Assumption College Men's Soccer Team

Another local makes his hometown proud...
Jason Lages (Courtesy of Assumption College)

WORCESTER, MA - The Assumption College Department of Athletics has announced that Jason Lages, of Edgartown, has earned a spot on the 2019 Assumption Men's Soccer team. Lages, Class of 2020, is competing during the Greyhounds' fall season.

Assumption Men's Soccer had one of it's best seasons in recent years, with new head coach Chris Payne leading the team to an 8-7-2 record to conclude the season. The Hounds entered the Northeast-10 Tournament as the No. 5 seed, their best since 2000. Despite losing a close game in the quarterfinals, this was their first winning season since 2009. Ruben Faria '22, Sebastien Jimenez '22 and Connor Willis '22 were all named to the All-Rookie Team while Jason Lages '20 and Nicholas Cardona '21 were named to the NE10 All-Conference Second Team.

For more information on Assumption sports, visit www.assumptiongreyhounds.com.

Founded in 1904 by the Augustinians of the Assumption in Worcester, Mass., Assumption College is a Catholic liberal arts institution that offers undergraduate students 33 majors and 49 minors in the liberal arts, sciences, business, and professional studies; as well as master's and continuing education degrees and professional certificate programs-each through an educational experience that is grounded in the rich Catholic intellectual tradition. The curriculum enables students to gain a depth and breadth of knowledge that leads to professional success and personal fulfillment. Students-whether on the Worcester campus or at the College's Rome, Italy, campus-become engaged participants in Assumption's classic liberal arts education, exploring new ideas and making connections across disciplines. To prepare for the workforce, students learn cutting-edge theory and best practices, conduct innovative research, and develop excellent communication and critical-analysis skills. Assumption graduates are also known for their thoughtful citizenship and compassionate service to their community. For more information about Assumption College, please visit www.assumption.edu.

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