Eagles blank Rockford, 2-0

Eagles blank Rockford, 2-0
October 14, 2008

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

Benedictine University's men's soccer team scored single goals in each half on its way to a 2-0 road victory at Rockford College. The win improved the Eagles to 5-7-1 overall and 2-4-1 in the Northern Athletics Conference. Slavko Milicevic netted the Eagles' first goal at the 17:56 minute mark of the match, which stood up until halftime. In the second stanza, the two clubs neutralized each other for most of the period until the 79:07 mark when BU's Cameron Leger added an insurance goal for the Eagles. Benedictine goalie Jim Hanley had four saves in recording the shutout.


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.