Baltimore, Md.-- The Retrievers will close out the regular season at Stony Brook on Wednesday after falling to Vermont, 3-0 on senior day on Saturday. The Catamounts got a goal in the first half, and scored twice in the second half in the win to drop UMBC to 5-8-3, 0-6-0 AE on the year.
Stony Brook Match Info:
What: UMBC Retrievers (5-8-3, 0-6-0 AE) at Stony Brook Seawolves (8-5-3, 3-2-1 AE)
When: Wednesday, Nov. 2 – 7:00 p.m.
Where: LaValle Stadium – Stony Brook, N.Y.
How to Watch: Live video at AmericaEast.TV, live stats at StonyBrookAthletics.com
Social Media: @UMBCMensSoccer, @UMBCAthletics, @AmericaEast, #AEMSOC, #GritAndGlory
Scouting the Retrievers:
-UMBC fell to defending champion Vermont on Saturday at Retriever Soccer Park. Brian Wright scored two goals, one in each half, as the Catamounts took a 3-0 decision. Sammy Kahsai led the Retriever offense with two shots in the contest.
-Billy Heavner has started every game in net for UMBC, going 5-8-3 on the year. Heavner has made 51 saves for a save percentage of .662. He has allowed 26 goals for a goals against average of 1.54.
Scouting the Seawolves:
-The Seawolves come into the regular season finale at 8-5-3, 3-2-1 AE on the year, after playing to a scoreless draw at Binghamton on Saturday. Both sides recorded 13 shots with Stony Brook keeper Tom McMahon making eight saves.
-Thibault Duval and Vince Erdei lead Stony Brook with six goals and one assist each, totalling 13 points a piece. Serge Gamwanya has a team best 38 shots, with 12 of them on net. He has addded two goals and four assists for the Seawolves in 2016.
-Tom McMahon has played and started all but one match in between the pipes for Stony Brook, making 59 saves for a save percentage of .787. He has allowed 16 goals in 1406:45 for a goals against average of 1.02 with six shutouts.
-UMBC and Stony Brook will be meeting for the 18th time in the all-time series, with the Retrievers holding an 11-6-0 advantage.
-The Retrievers have won the last five meetings, dating back to 2012, not conceding a goal during that stretch.