Lake Erie outlasted Salem International, 3-1 on penalty kicks after a 2-2 tie in regulation, to advance to the championship match of the ECAC Division II Men's Soccer Tournament against host Notre Dame College. Ricky Carreira made 10 saves and turned away two shots in the PK round for the Storm.
Lake Erie's best season of men’s soccer in NCAA Division II was highlighted by several GLIAC award Freshman Willy Cognee was selected Freshman of the Year, while juniors Ricky Carreira and Randy Danso earned first-team selections.
Junior Randy Danso’s golden goal just 1:12 into overtime gave Lake Erie a huge 2-1 GLIAC victory over Northwood on Senior Day. The win moved LEC into a tie for third place in the conference standings with the Timberwolves.
Nathan Bias scored his team-leading fourth goal to give Lake Erie a 1-0 lead which it held until the final four minutes of regulation when the visiting Blue Knights scored to force overtime. Then, with the first OT period winding down, Tyler Wason converted for the game winniner, 2-1.