Men's Soccer Bitten by Eagles Goal in Final Second

Sep 13, 2018

BOX SCORE vs. Edgewood

VERONA, Wis. - The University of Dubuque men’s soccer team allowed a goal off a corner kick in the final second of Thursday's match to Edgewood College to lose the contest by a 1-2 score. 

Dubuque, Univ. of 1, Edgewood 2 

How It Happened
- Ivan Sanchez gave the Spartans the early lead after scoring at 19:14 and Edgewood would knot the game at 1-1 after scoring right before halftime at 43:07
- It appeared the teams were headed into over time after UD's Daniel Backai made Edgewood's keeper save at 84:55 and teammates Chris Rigby shot at the 88 minute mark sailed wide left. 
- Edgewood's winning goal happened at 89:59 off a corner kick.

For the Spartans
Scorers: Ivan Sanchez
Goalie: Brandon White – 90:00, 2 GA, 4 Saves

For Edgewood
Scorers: Evan Oppermann and Tyler Nelson
Goalie: Dan Dombrowski – (90:00, 1 GA, 9 Saves)

Up Next for the Spartans
-UD will begin a four game home stretch beginning with Milwaukee School of Engineering on Saturday, Sept. 15 at 3 p.m. on Oyen Field and will play host to Monmouth College on Sept. 18 before the intercity rivalry vs. Loras College on Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m., and North Park University on Sept. 26 at 7 p.m.