Storm Win Third Straight GLIAC Match

Storm Win Third Straight GLIAC Match

NORTH CANTON, Ohio—The Lake Erie College men's soccer team won its third straight Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference match with a 2-1 win over Walsh University Friday night (Oct. 19) in North Canton, Ohio.

The Cavaliers (3-10, 2-8) struck first. Jordan Semple capitalized on a penalty shot opportunity in the fifth minute, sneaking it past Storm Filip Ljubevski (Ajax, Ont./Pickering), for the first and only goal of the first half.

The Storm (5-10, 4-7 GLIAC) answered the goal in the 63rd minute when Stefan Martin (Surrey, England) put a cross from Luke Hobbs (Yarm, England/Conyers School) in the back of the net to tie the match at one. The Storm struck once again in the 80th minute when Anthony Novak (Toronto, Ont./St. Mary Catholic) scored off the rebound from a Stewart Bath (Billingham, England/Billingham Campus School/Averett University) shot to seal the 2-1 victory.

Lujubevski recorded three saves in the win for the Storm.

The Storm held the advantage in shots (11-9) and corner kicks (3-2).

Lake Erie returns to action on Sunday (Oct. 20), traveling to Columbus to face GLIAC foe Ohio Dominican University (9-4-1, 7-3-0 GLIAC) at 4 pm.

-LEC-