Men's Soccer Looks to Remain Unbeaten Wednesday

Men's Soccer Looks to Remain Unbeaten Wednesday

ERIE, Pa. - The Penn State Behrend men's soccer team will look to continue its hot start to 2018 on Wednesday September 12 when the Behrend Lions travel to Geneva College.



Records: Penn State Behrend (3-0-1), Geneva College (0-3-1)

Penn State Behrend News & Notes

* Penn State Behrend has won consecutive games heading into Wednesday's contest with Geneva.  PSB topped No. 24 John Carroll 2-0 and Hiram College 1-0 last week.
* The Behrend Lions have been tough to score on all season allowing just one goal in 2018.  Senior goalie Chris Ralph has 16 saves and a goals against average of 0.24.  Ralph was the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Defensive Player of the Week a week ago.
* Senior defender Ryan Maurer converted a penalty kick in the 65th minute against Hiram and was named the AMCC Defensive Player of the Week on Monday September 10.
* Sophomore Christian Eckberg leads Penn State Behrend with two goals and four points this year.

Geneva News & Notes

* Geneva fell in a pair of one-goal games last week.  The Golden Tornadoes dropped a 3-2 decision to Franciscan and fell to Case Western Reserve 4-3.
* Kevin Pasho leads GC with three goals.
* Luke Nolan has tallied 16 saves in goal for Geneva.

Series History

* Penn State Behrend and Geneva have met just twice since 2010. 
* The Behrend Lions topped GC in Erie last season by a final score of 3-1.