VIDEO: Mean Green Soccer Visits Dr. Carlos Finlay Elementary
North Texas Plays Middle Tennessee On Friday Afternoon
MIAMI - Student-athletes from the North Texas soccer team put competition aside on Thursday afternoon when they met up with the three other semifinal teams for a Conference USA community outreach program.
The four teams visited with local elementary students at Dr. Carlos Final Elementary in Miami as part of C-USA's continued efforts towards excellence in athletics, academics and community outreach.
Kaylah Hunter, Bailey Johnston, Courtney Wilson, Sabrina Munguia and Libby Murphy joined with members of the Marshall, Middle Tennessee and Old Dominion teams at the elementary's after-school program.
The C-USA student-athletes divided the kids in to groups and taught them soccer fundamentals with drills and games. At the end of the session, children got autographs from their favorite players.
Top-seeded North Texas plays No. 5 Middle Tennessee in semifinal action on Friday, Nov. 6 at 3:30 p.m., central time.