Men's Soccer falls to Aurora

Men's Soccer falls to Aurora
October 23, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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The Benedictine men's soccer team lost at Northern Athletics Conference foe Aurora University, 6-0, on Tuesday afternoon. The loss dropped the Eagles to 2-12 overall and 1-8 in the NAC. Alex Freidine took two of the Eagles' four shots in the match. Conversely, Aurora pelted the nets with 30 shots. Benedictine goalkeeper Jason Maestas had 13 saves.


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.