Men's Soccer, Coast Guard Tie, 0-0, In NEWMAC Opener
NEW LONDON, Conn.
, Sept. 27, 2003 -- Springfield College junior keeper Tom Bowden (Havertown, Pa.)
recorded his third consecutive shutout, but Coast Guard's Jim McArthur was equal to the task as the Pride and Bears played to a 0-0 double-overtime tie in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) opener for both teams on Saturday afternoon.
This afternoon's match capped a brilliant week for Bowden, who blanked MCLA, 1-0, over 95 minutes on Tuesday then shutout WNEC, 0-0, in double overtime on Thursday. He made four saves against the Bears, while McArthur stooped three SC shots.
Today's match marks the second consecutive season that the teams have played to a tie in the conference lid-lifter. SC and Coast Guard tied, 1-1, on Brock-Affleck Field in '02.
The Pride is 2-3-2 overall and 0-0-1 in the NEWMAC, and the Bears are 3-1-3 and 0-0-1.
Head Coach Steffen Siebert
Steffen Siebert enters his third season at the helm of the Springfield College men's soccer program in the fall of 2014 In his second season, Siebert led the Pride to a historic year, winning the ECAC Championship and setting program marks in goals scored, wins, goals against and shutouts. Read more
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