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Men's Soccer - Thu, May 23, 2013

The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Men's Soccer Head Coach Brenton Benware and staff are gearing up for the 2013-2014 season and are hard on the recruiting trail in attempt to stack the roster as much as possible with great talent. The Patriots are pleased to announce the signing of Raul Martinez.

Raul is the son of Jose and Tammy Martinez and hails from Danville, KY where he attended Danville High School. Martinez plays the forward position.

Martinez commented on his recent signing with the Patriots, "I'm very excited to join the University of the Cumberlands soccer team and becoming a Patriot this fall. Coach Benware is a great coach and I look forward to helping the team out in any way that I can."

Benware added, "I'm glad Raul has chosen to join us at UC.  He's got a good head on his shoulders, and I'm anxious to watch him meet his potential.  He's a great addition to our program."

The Patriots will open the 2013-2014 season on Saturday, August 24th at home as they host Carson-Newman College. Game time is set for 12 p.m.

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Article Provided by Annie Bailey, UC Multimedia & Athletic Services Graduate Assistant