MEN'S SOCCER VS MOUNT UNION

Men's Soccer captures incredible win in 2OT

Men's Soccer captures incredible win in 2OT

The Muskingum men's soccer team captured an incredible win in double overtime against Washington & Jefferson on Wednesday night. The Muskies scored in the final minute to claim the thrilling 2-1 victory.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (5-4), Washington & Jefferson (2-5-1)
  • Location: New Concord, Ohio
  • Attendance: 313
  • Game Duration: 2:50

Notables

  • The win marked the fourth straight victory for the Muskies.
  • Freshman Blake Weatherholt hit the game-winning shot in the final minute of double overtime.
  • Senior Chase Michael Hilliard contributed to the Muskie attack with five shots and one assist.

How It Happened

  • Senior Mitchell Corey blasted a shot past the goalie off an assist from freshman Omar Lahbiki in the 21st minute.
  • The Presidents answered with a goal from Connor Anderson in the 67th minute to make it 1-1.
  • In the 76th minute, Sam Caurdy received a red card which put Washington & Jefferson down a man.
  • Weatherholt, assisted by Hilliard, scored to end the contest in the 109th minute.
  • Senior Josh Routte played the entire 109 minutes in frame securing six saves off of seven shots on goal.
  • Paul Mokrzan led the Presidents, logging six shots.
  • Nick Stasko played the entire 109 minutes between the pipes recording eight saves and allowing two goals.

Up Next

  • Muskingum next opens Ohio Athletic Conference play at John Carroll on Saturday, September 29. Game time is slotted for 4:00 p.m.