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Nebraska Omaha trio finding form with surging Legacy 76

Nebraska Omaha trio finding form with surging Legacy 76

JAMES CITY – Omaha has a distinctively baseball ring to it, especially in early summer as Nebraska’s largest city annually plays host to the College World Series.

For the past few summers, the Midwest city has sounded like soccer to Legacy 76, which has three players on its National Premier Soccer League roster this summer with connections to University of Nebraska Omaha’s Division I program that launched in 2011 under head coach Jason Mims.

Legacy defender Jacob Weiler and goalkeeper Joseph Ghitis are rising redshirt juniors at UNO and forward Andres Irvin just finished his last year of eligibility for the Summit League Mavericks. Weiler, nephew of...

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