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ACM Athletic Tournaments

2016 ACM Soccer Showcase

Soccer teams from Coe College, Lawrence University, and Macalester College will take the field with host Lake Forest College to compete in the 2016 ACM Soccer Showcase on September 9-11 in Lake Forest, IL.

This will mark the third time that ACM colleges have squared off in a consortial soccer tournament featuring both men's and women's teams. Each squad will take on two opponents during three days of games, all featuring match-ups  of teams that compete in different athletic conferences.

Read more about collaboration among ACM Athletic Directors!
An interview with Jackie Slaats, Director of Athletics at Lake Forest College, in ACM Notes.

This year's Soccer Showcase continues the tradition of annual tournaments organized by the ACM Athletics Directors. The competitions are aimed at promoting consortial athletic ties to complement the strong academic connections among the 14 member institutions.

In 2017, Colorado College will host the ACM Volleyball Tournament on September 8-10.

Read about the tradition of competition and collaboration in athletics among colleges in the ACM that stretches back more than 90 years.

2015 ACM Volleyball Tournament

Volleyball was featured in the 2015 ACM tournament

Macalester College in St. Paul, MN hosted eight teams for the 2015 ACM Volleyball Tournament.

Student-athletes from Carleton, Grinnell, Knox, Lake Forest, Lawrence, Luther, and Macalester played four matches each. They also took a break from the courts for an afternoon excursion to see the historic Mill City Museum and Ruins in Minneapolis.

Tournament results, along with team photos and links for more information, are available on the 2015 Volleyball Tournament webpage.

Jackie Slaats

ACM competition provides a great venue to showcase the talents and abilities of our student-athletes beyond the classroom and also helps bring recognition to our highly respected consortium of institutions that share similar academic and athletic goals.

- Jackie Slaats, Director of Athletics, Lake Forest College



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2015 ACM Volleyball Tournament
2014 ACM Soccer Showcase2014 ACM Volleyball Tournament2013 ACM Volleyball Invitational at Luther College

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