2008
Eagles close men's soccer season with loss

Eagles close men's soccer season with loss
October 29, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143
dbeyer@ben.edu

The Benedictine men's soccer team dropped a match to Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) champion Dominican University, 8-0, in the season's final contest. With the road loss, the Eagles finish the year 6-11-1 overall and 3-7-1 in the NAC. The Stars held a 37-0 advantage in shot attempts, building a 5-0 lead by the intermission. Starting goalie Jim Hanley gave up five goals and had five saves. David Mickiewicz was the net-minder in the second stanza and was charged with three goals, making four saves.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.