ERIE, Pa. - The Penn State Behrend men's soccer team will return to action on Friday September 7 against John Carroll University. Kickoff between the Behrend Lions and Blue Streaks is set for 7 p.m.
Penn State Behrend News & Notes
* The Behrend Lions opened the 2018 season by claiming the Herb Lauffer Memorial Tournament title this past Labor Day weekend.
* Penn State Behrend defeated Houghton by a final score of 2-1 on Friday August 31 and played to a scoreless draw against SUNY Geneseo on Saturday September 1.
* Christian Eckberg and Jason Angelo tallied second half goals against Houghton.
* Goalkeeper Chris Ralph was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday. Ralph posted a goals against average of 0.45 and made six saves this past weekend.
John Carroll News & Notes
* The Blue Streaks are members of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC).
* JCU stands 1-1 on the young season.
* John Carroll was defeated by Kenyon College 4-0 in the team's season opener on Friday August 31.
* JCU bounced back and won their home opener over Denison 6-1 on Sunday September 2.
* Six different players have scored one goal this season for JCU.
* Behrend and John Carroll have met just three times since 2010 with JCU holding a 2-1 advantage over those three meetings.
* Penn State Behrend last defeated the Blue Streaks in 2016 at home.