Brandeis Hands Men's Soccer First Loss of 2019

Brandeis Hands Men's Soccer First Loss of 2019

THE BASICS:

- Score: Brandeis University 2, MIT 0

- Records: MIT (4-1-4); Brandeis University (5-2-3)

- Location: Waltham, Mass. (Gordon Field)

- The Lead: Brandeis University handed the MIT men's soccer team its first loss of 2019 as the Judges topped the Engineers by a 2-0 final on Tuesday evening in Waltham. 

SCORING SUMMARY:

- 33rd minute (32:14) - Will DeNight scored his first goal of the game and fourth of the season off a feed from Jake Davis that gave Brandeis a 1-0 edge.

- 72nd minute (71:09) - DeNight added an insurance goal as he rocketed the ball into the back of the net from outside the 18 yard box.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS:

- MIT came into tonight's match ranked tenth in the latest United Soccer Coaches Division III New England regional poll.

- Brandeis outshot MIT by a 22-10 margin and the Judges held a 6-2 edge in corner kicks.

- MIT keeper Jeremy Cowham (Quincy, Mass.) moved to 4-1-4 this fall with a season-high eight saves, just one shy of his career high. Greg Irwin (5-2-3) made a trio of saves for the Judges in the win.

UP NEXT:


- MIT returns to New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday, October 5 with a road match at Babson College which is slated to begin at 1:00  pm in Wellesley.

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