October 31, 2009

W&L Men's Soccer Falls to Hampden-Sydney, 3-0

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. – The Washington and Lee men’s soccer team fell to Hampden-Sydney, 3-0, in the quarterfinal match of the ODAC men’s soccer tournament on Saturday at Miller Field.

The Generals (5-7-4) held the Tigers (16-3-0) to just three shots in the first half, but defender Matt Swaney connected on one of those in the 41st minute to put H-SC up 1-0 at the half. The Tigers would add two goals in the second half, with forward Bryan Hughes recording back-to-back goals in the 52nd and 57th minutes to secure the 3-0 victory.

Sophomore goalie Alex Lambert (Massapequa Park, N.Y./Chaminade) played all 90 minutes in net, allowing three goals while recording no saves. H-SC goalie John Robert Plyer also played the duration, notching five saves en route to the shutout.

The Generals end their season with a 5-7-4 overall record, including a 3-6-2 record in the ODAC.

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Scoring Summary

H-SC – Matt Swaney – (unassisted) – 40:11
H-SC – Bryan Hughes – (unassisted) – 51:10
H-SC – Bryan Hughes – (Chris Whiteside, Matt Hampton) – 56:54

Goalkeeping
W&L – Alex Lambert, 90:00, 3 GA, 0 saves
H-SC – John Robert Plyer, 90:00, 0 GA, 5 saves

Team Stats
W&L – 12 shots, 4 corner kicks, 0 saves, 10 fouls, 1 offsides, 3 yellow cards (Collier Wiseman – 24:30, Dylan Norvell – 49:55, Strock Moore – 73:21)
H-SC – 11 shots, 8 corner kicks, 5 saves, 7 fouls, 7 offsides, 2 yellow cards (Team – 79:05, Chris Hruneni – 82:30)

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