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

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.


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.