Eagles men's soccer drops non-conference match

Eagles men's soccer drops non-conference match
October 20, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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The visiting Concordia College (Minn.) team scored three goals in each half as it defeated Benedictine, 6-0, in a non-conference match. The loss dropped the Eagles team to 5-9-1 overall. The Cobbers held a huge advantage in shot attempts, 42-19, while keeping the BU goaltenders busy with 17 shots on-goal. Starting goalie Jim Hanley had four saves in the first half, before being spelled by freshman David Mickiewicz, who booked seven second-half saves. Giancarlo Chavez and Charles Schreiber each had two shots on goal for the Eagles.


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.