Men’s Soccer Falls on the Road at #19 Mercyhurst

Men’s Soccer Falls on the Road at #19 Mercyhurst

Lake Erie College's (0-7, 0-4 GLIAC) road woes continued at #19-ranked Mercyhurst College (5-0-1), as the Storm fell 5-0 in a non-conference tilt in Erie, Pa.

The Lakers got two goals from Chirstoph Hampel and solo scores from Matias Karioja, Alex Manea and Tommy Lund.

Mercyhurst took a 2-0 lead into halftime with goals in the 11th and 18th minutes and added second half tallies in the 49th, 68th and 70th minutes.

In goal for Lake Erie, sophomore Ricky Carreira (Toronto, Ont./Dante Alighieri Academy) made nine saves as the Storm stopped 12 Laker shots as a team.

Mercyhurst won the battle of shots, 33-2, and corner kick, 3-2.

The Storm are in action next on Saturday, Sept. 25 when they travel to take on Gannon University at 3:00 p.m.