Behrend Falls To Altoona, 1-0

Behrend Falls To Altoona, 1-0

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's soccer team fell to conference foe Penn State Altoona 1-0 Saturday evening.

Score: Penn State Altoona 1, Penn State Behrend 0
Records: Penn State Altoona (5-3-1, 4-2 AMCC), Penn State Behrend (8-3-3, 5-1-1 AMCC)

Key Moments

* The game winner came from Altoona's Luke Hall in the 62nd minute, who registered Altoona's only shot of the contest
* Hall dribbled in to the box and chipped a shot over Behrend's goalkeeper Sam York (Akron, OH/Revere) for his fourth score of the season
* Offensively, Behrend controlled most of the game, outshooting Altoona, 20-1
* Blake Cooper (Murrysville, PA/Franklin Regional) led Behrend with four shots, while Chris Profaca (Basking Ridge, NJ/Ridge) recorded three shots
* Altoona goalkeeper Sasha Mohoruk gathered seven saves to keep Behrend off the scoreboard
* This marks Behrend's first conference setback of the season and snaps its three game winning streak
* Prior to Saturday's match, York, Zak Schwarzel (South Park, PA/South Park), Tyler Vandemerwe (Erie, PA/Cathedral Prep), Nate Rondinelli (Karns City, PA/Karns City), Justin Hockenberger (Spencerport, NY/Spencerport), Alex Pomarico (Mount Pleasant, PA/Mount Pleasant), and Justin LeDonne (Murrysville, PA/Franklin Regional) were recognized in a senior ceremony

Up Next:

* The Lions complete the regular season with three games on the road, beginning with a non-conference matchup at Fredonia Wednesday, Oct. 18. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:00 p.m.