Men's soccer drops 1-0 game to Wesleyan

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: October 7, 2012
WATERVILLE, Maine --- Despite once again holding a league opponent to one goal or less, the Colby College men's soccer team fell 1-0 to Wesleyan University in NESCAC play Sunday. 
The Mules fall to 3-5-2 overall and 0-4-2 in the conference. Colby has allowed just five goals in the six league games and has three 1-0 losses, two 0-0 ties, and one 2-0 loss.
 
Wesleyan pushed its unbeaten streak to seven games. The Cardinals are 5-0-2 over the past seven games and have allowed just one goal. Senior goalkeeper Adam Purdy (Montclair, N.J.) currently has a shutout streak of 493 minutes, 58 seconds.
 
Wesleyan (7-1-2 overall, 5-1-1 NESCAC) scored the lone goal of the game at 31:20 when Chris Kafina (Lincoln, Mass.) tapped a cross from Noah Schlesinger (Surrey, England) into the left corner of the net.
 
Purdy finished with two saves and Colby goallkeeper Cody Funkhouser (Hopewell, N.J.) had four stops.
 
Wesleyan 1, Colby 0
Wesleyan............ 1 0 - 1
Colby................... 0 0 - 0
SCORING SUMMARY:
1. 31:20 WESM12 Chris Kafina (Noah Schlesinger)
 Shots: Wesleyan 8, Colby 5; Saves: Wesleyan 2 (Adam Purdy 2), Colby 4 (Cody Funkhouser 4)

 


 
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