Good first half for men's soccer in loss to Amherst

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: October 15, 2011

WATERVILLE, Maine --- The Colby College men's soccer team battled to a 0-0 tie with fourth-ranked Amherst College in the first half, but the Lord Jeffs scored three times in the final 45 minutes in a 3-0 New England Small College Athletic Conference win Saturday.
 
Max Fikke (New York, N.Y.) came off the bench to score the first goal of the game at 50:53 of the contest for Amherst.
 
The Lord Jeffs stay unbeaten on the season at 10-0-1 overall and 6-0-1 in the NESCAC before Sunday's 1 p.m. game at Bowdoin College. The Mules, now 6-5 overall and 2-5 in conference play, will entertain Hamilton College in another league contest at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.
 
Spencer Noon (Farmington, Conn.) had the other two goals for the Lord Jeffs at 67:30 and 75:20.
 
Lennard Kovacs (Wolfersdorf, Germany) made three saves in 84:30 for Amherst. Ben Joslin (Chicago, Ill.), who had four saves for Colby, had his shutout streak stopped at 348 minutes, 32 seconds when Fikke scored.
 
Amherst 3, Colby 0
Amherst............. 0 3 - 3
Colby............... 0 0 - 0
SCORING SUMMARY:
1. 50:53 AMH Max Fikke (Spencer Noon;Thebe Tsatsimpe)
2. 67:30 AMH Spencer Noon (Chris Lerner;Federico Sucre)
3. 75:20 AMH Spencer Noon (T.J. Kelley;Federico Sucre)
 Shots: Amherst 18, Colby 12; Saves: Amherst 3 (Lennard Kovacs, 84:30 3 saves and Brandon Saldana, 5:30, 0 saves); Colby 4 (Ben Joslin 4)


 
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