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Men's Soccer Slips In Overtime To Wesleyan (Conn.), 1-0

Photo Credit: Emerson Channel Sports
Photo Credit: Emerson Channel Sports

THE BASICS 

Score: Wesleyan (Conn.) 1, Emerson 0

Records: Emerson Lions (1-4-1) ; Wesleyan (Conn.) Cardinals (2-1-1)

Location: Boston, Mass.

Date: September 17, 2019

The Lead: The Emerson men's soccer team carried a 0-0 tie all the way into overtime before Wesleyan (Conn.) tacked on the winning goal in the 93rd minute as the Lions fell, 1-0, on Tuesday night in non conference action. 

 

INSIDE THE NUMBERS 

EMERSON

Gavin Faucette - 2 shots 
Luc Fougere & Clark Dean - 1 shot 

Goalie: David Kemp (1-3-1) - 1 goal allowed on 6 shots & 5 saves through 92:18


WESLEYAN (CONN.)

Alec Haas - 1 goal
Matthew Rubenstein - 1 assist

Goalie: Liam Devanny (1-1-1) - 0 goals allowed on 3 shots & 3 saves through 92:18


HOW IT HAPPENED 

89": Emerson earned perhaps its biggest scoring opportunity when Dean took a shot that just Devanny got his fingertips on and knocked the ball over the crossbar to hold the score at 0-0. 


93"
: Rubenstein took a touch towards the end line and kept the ball from going out and played a centering ball while falling over Haas, whose first time shot found the back of net past Kemp. 

 

UP NEXT 

  • Emerson enters NEWMAC play on Saturday, September 21 and head off to Clark for a 1:00 p.m. start. 
  • Wesleyan (Conn.) are also in conference action on Saturday and head to Bowdoin at 11:00 a.m. 

 

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