ECAC Three-Peat Voted Best Swarthmore Athletics Moment of 2009-10

SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Garnet fans have spoken: The third consecutive ECAC Championship for the women's soccer team has been voted the best Swarthmore Athletics moment of 2009-10. The event captured an impressive 39% of the vote in the final poll, besting the men's soccer team's run to the NCAA Sweet 16 (28%) and men's swimmer Travis Pollen's national championship (19%). Over the course of 30 days, Swarthmore fans cast nearly 2,000 votes in two seperate polls to determine a winner.

The Swarthmore baseball team's playoff-clinching win over F&M (11%) and the men's basketball team's upset of Ursinus (3%) rounded out the final poll.

The Garnet women's soccer team won its third consecutive ECAC South Region Championship by defeating PSU-Behrend 1-0 on November 15. The tournament title gave the Garnet back-to-back-to-back ECAC Championships (2007, 2008 & 2009), becoming just the second team to three-peat and the first since 1988 (Geneseo). For the season, the Garnet finished at 16-4-1, ranking as high as No. 15 in the NSCAA National Rankings, while and spending the entire 2009 regular season in the rankings for the first time in program history.

Below are video highlights from the Garnet's run to the ECAC title.

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