Doug Overmyer, a member of the 2017 Class of Plymouth High School has decided to continue his education and soccer career at the University of St. Francis. St. Francis is located in Fort Wayne.
Doug is the son of Randy and Susan Overmyer. Doug is currently ranked in the upper half of his class of 278. He has earned a “B” grade average in his classes throughout high school. He plans on majoring in Business Administration.
Doug completed his high school soccer career this past fall for the Rockies. The team co-captain lead the Rockies to a 2nd place finish in the NLC with a 5-2 record and 14-4 overall. He also lead the Rockies to their first IHSAA sectional championship since 2007.
Doug earned 1st team all-conference his senior year along with being named 1st team all-district. With his 1st team all-district honor, he received an invitation to play in Indianapolis in the district games.
St. Francis is a member of the NAIA Division II. They are also a member of the Crossroads League. Other members include Bethel College, Goshen College, Grace College, Huntington University, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marian University, Mount Nazarene University, Spring Arbor University, and Taylor University.
St. Francis finished their 2016 season with a 1-8 record in the conference and 4-12-2 overall. They were a young team last year as they have the potential of returning 27 players that were on last year’s roster. Their game schedule will begin near the end of August later this fall.
L-R: Coach Martin, Doug Overmyer, Randy Overmyer, Susan Overmyer, St. Francis Coach Ellisen