Men's Soccer Team Plays to 0-0 Double Overtime Draw at St. Francis (PA)
The Central Connecticut men's soccer team played to a 0-0 double
overtime draw on the road at St. Francis (PA) on Sunday afternoon.
With the tie the Blue Devils are now 3-7-1 overall and 0-3-1 in
Northeast Conference play. St. Francis (PA) is now 6-3-1 and 2-0-1
in league action. Central returns to action next Sunday at Willow
Brook Park hosting Bryant University. Please note the location
change for the game.
Blue Devil goalkeeper Anthony Occhialini made a pair of saves for the Blue Devils in the draw.
The Red Flash outshot the Blue Devils 18-12 in the game, but it was Central who held a 5-3 edge in shots on goal. Daniel Valcicak made five saves in the draw for the Red Flash.
Central's Ian Smurthwaite led the offensive attack with three shots on goal, although neither team could find the back of the net in the game.
Each team had four corner kicks in the game.
The Blue Devils return to action at home on Sunday, Oct. 17 against Bryant at 3 p.m. The game has been moved to Willow Brook in New Britain. It was originally scheduled to be on campus on Arute Field, but instead will move downtown.