The Central Connecticut State University men's soccer team
dropped a 1-0 decision in its final game of the 2009 season on
Friday night. The game was played under the lights at Arute Field,
the first night soccer game to be held on that field since it
opened nine years ago. With the loss the Blue Devils finish the
season with a 6-10-1 overall record and a 1-8-1 in Northeast
The game marked the final home game for five seniors. They were honored prior to the match in a special senior night ceremony. Paul Armstrong, Chris Jones, Raphael Guimaraes, Eddie Floyd and Hadji Diop were joined by head coach Shaun Green for a small ceremony prior to the game.
Jones received the start in goal for the Blue Devils, he played the first half and made once save as the two teams were tied at 0-0 at the break.
Armstrong played the second half in goal, also making one save.
The Bobcats scored the games only goal at 81:54 in the second half. After a scramble in front of the goal, Philip Suprise found the loose ball and sent it into the right corner of the net for the 1-0 lead.
The Blue Devils outshot the Bobcats 10-6 on the night. Quinnipiac had a 3-2 edge in shots on goal. Bobcat goalkeeper Frederick Hall posted a pair saves to pick up the shutout as QU moved to 9-3-6 overall and 6-2-2 in NEC action.
April 29, 2010 Men's Soccer to Host Clinic and Charity Game This Saturday
April 26, 2010 Floyd and Guimaraes to Play in NEISL Senior Game
December 17, 2009 Robert Cavener Earns All-Region Honors For Second Straight Season
November 13, 2009 Cavener Named First Team All-Northeast Conference
November 6, 2009 Men's Soccer Drops Season Finale to Quinnipiac 1-0 on Friday Night
November 2, 2009 Friday's Game Changed to 6:00 PM on Arute Field
November 1, 2009 Blue Devils Upended In Final Minute by The Mount, 2-1 (2OT)
October 30, 2009 CCSU Falls to #14 Monmouth on the Road
October 25, 2009 Blue Devils Fall to LIU in Final Minute of Overtime
October 23, 2009 Late Goal Gives St. Francis (NY) 3-2 (2OT) Win Over CCSU
October 18, 2009 Ortiz Scores In Men's Soccer Loss at Fairleigh Dickinson
October 16, 2009 CCSU Falls to Sacred Heart on the Road
October 11, 2009 Central Falls to Bryant In Double Overtime
October 7, 2009 Morgan Receives ECAC Offensive Player of the Week Accolades
October 5, 2009 Morgan Earns adidas/Northeast Conference Weekly Honors
October 2, 2009 Blue Devils Tie St. Francis, 1-1, Behind Late Goal By Spieker
September 29, 2009 Blue Devils Score Early, Defeat Hartford 3-0
September 26, 2009 Buchanan, Ortiz Lead CCSU to 2-1 Road Win Over Fordham
September 19, 2009 CCSU Upended by Siena On the Road
September 16, 2009 CCSU Falls to 3-1-0 After 2-0 Loss to Yale
September 15, 2009 Men's Soccer Receiving Votes In National Poll
September 12, 2009 Spieker Shines With Game-Winning Goal In 2-1 (2OT) Win Over Holy Cross
September 10, 2009 CCSU To Celebrate Blue Devil Soccer Legends
September 9, 2009 Jones Leads US To Quarterfinals of Deaflympics
September 6, 2009 CCSU Scores Two In The Second Half To Top New Hampshire, 3-1
September 4, 2009 Durr Scores Game-Winner In 2-1 Victory Over Vermont
August 20, 2009 Men's Soccer Picked Sixth in Northeast Conference Poll
July 31, 2009 Floyd Earns PDL Team of the Week Honors
July 27, 2009 Green Announces Incoming Class For 2009