Eagles men's soccer drops non-conference match

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

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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 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.