Men's soccer drops NAC opener

Men's soccer drops NAC opener
September 15, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

The Benedictine men's soccer team dropped its Northern Athletics Conference season-opener at Edgewood College, 5-0, on Saturday afternoon in Madison, Wis. The Eagles are now 1-4 on the year, overall. Jose Rodriguez had two of Benedictine's five shots on goal. Brandon Mitchell, Scott Hall and Adam Abusoud had the others. In the nets, senior Jason Maestas had nine saves. Edgewood led at the intermission, 3-0.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.