Saturday, October 22, 2011
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College men's soccer team lost to visiting Case Western Reserve, 6-1, Saturday in a nonconference match held at Harold Burry Stadium.
Freshman forward Anthony Humes (Darlington, England/Hummersknott School) scored the Titans' lone goal on an assist from senior forward Michael Dever (Salt Lake City, Utah/Highland). Humes' goal in the 68th minute cut Case's lead to 4-1.
Vinny Bell, Case's all-time goal scoring leader, and Patrick O'Day each scored a goal and assisted on two for the Spartans. Kyle Alsup scored the first goal in the third minute and Eric Erb scored the second in the 14th before Bell and Rene Silva gave the Spartans a 4-0 halftime lead.
O'Day and Ryan Meyer added a pair of second-half goals.
Case outshot the Titans 14-9. Three Case goalkeepers combined for four saves and two combined for seven saves for the Titans.
Westminster plays at Thiel Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.