Men's Soccer Falls at Roger Williams, 2-0

Men's Soccer Falls at Roger Williams, 2-0

SCORE: Wheaton 0 - Roger Williams 2

RECORDS: Wheaton (4-4-0, 1-0-0 NEWMAC) - Roger Williams (7-0)

LOCATION: Bristol, R.I. (Bayside Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • The Wheaton College men's soccer team returned to the field Wednesday night for a non-conference match-up at Roger Williams, with the Hawks taking the game 2-0.  
  • Roger Williams got on the board in the 42nd minute with a goal from Andrew Kirschenbaum assisted by Connor Edwards. The Hawks added an insurance goal in the 57th minute. 
  • Troy Mattos nearly put the Lyons on the board in the 15th minute with a shot that was saved by James Lee of Roger Williams. Wheaton put the pressure on in the second half, rattling off their other five shots over a seven minute span with Thomas GatanisCurran Wait, and Antonio Rogliano all forcing saves from Lee. 
  • Peter Pond got the start for the Lyons, coming up with six saves in the loss.

THE BASICS:

  • Shots: Wheaton 11 - Roger Williams 21
  • Corner Kicks: Wheaton1 - Roger Williams 5
  • Saves: Wheaton 6 - Roger Williams 5
  • Fouls: Wheaton 13 - Roger Williams 12

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 1 p.m. for a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) at Clark. VIDEO / LIVE STATS