Men's Soccer Falls To Wheaton, 2-1, In Overtime
, Nov. 2, 2002 - Springfield College senior midfielder Brett Oberacker (Bethel, Conn.)
scored the game's first goal off a corner kick from junior forwardRyan Lavner (Shrewsbury, Mass.)
in 20th minute, but it wasn't enough as the Pride fell to Wheaton College , 2-1, in overtime, in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular season finale this afternoon.
Wheaton senior forward David Wurm (Dunstable, Mass.)
netted both goals for the Lyons. The game winner came with just three minutes into overtime when Wurm punched in a rebound off of the crossbar to seal the victory. Wurm also scored the game tying goal with just over four minutes left in the first half.
With the loss, the Pride fall to 5-12-1 (1-4-1 NEWMAC) while Wheaton improves to 15-4 (5-1). SC will face WPI in Worcester on Wednesday, Nov. 6, in the first round of the NEWMAC tournament.
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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