Chavez Nets Two in 2-1 Decision Over Bridgewater State

Chavez Nets Two in 2-1 Decision Over Bridgewater State

SCORE: Wheaton 2 - Bridgewater State 1 (OT)

RECORDS: Wheaton (5-6-2, 0-3-1 NEWMAC) - Bridgewater State (2-8-2, 0-3-1 MASCAC)

LOCATION: Norton, Mass. (Keefe Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Junior forward Filipe Gomes reached the 50 career-point milestone at the five-minute mark of the contest, sinking a bomb off of a free hit to put the Bears on top, 1-0. 
  • Wheaton trailed, 1-0, for over 67 minutes before senior forward Louis Chavez collected a slip from classmate Amara Sesay to tally the equalizer at 72:10. 
  • The remainder of the contest saw 14 shots, 8 of which came from Wheaton, but neither team could convert. 
  • The Lyons put the game away, 2-1, on the third shot of the overtime period when Chavez found the back of the net following a long ball from junior Curran Wait.
  • Chavez led all players on the field with nine shots, while Gomes led the visiting Bears with five. 
  • Senior keeper ErikWisniewski climbs to 4-6-0 after stopping nine Bridgewater State attempts on net in 94:03 minutes of work.
  • Nate Morgado appeared for the entire match as well, making nine saves. 

THE BASICS:

  • Shots: Wheaton 31 - Bridgewater State 21
  • Corner Kicks: Wheaton 9 - Bridgewater State 3
  • Saves: Wheaton 9 - Bridgewater State 9

UP NEXT: Wheaton resumes their NEWMAC schedule on Saturday, Oct. 14 with a 1 p.m. contest at Babson. VIDEO / LIVE STATS