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MEN'S SOCCER REMAINS UNBEATEN, BUT DELAWARE TIES RETRIEVERS WITH LATE GOAL, 1-1
The UMBC menís soccer team (4-0-2) extended its unbeaten streak to six games, but visiting
The Retrievers outshot the Blue Hens, 15-4, and appeared to be in control when junior forward Derek McElligott scored his fifth goal of the season with to play in the first half. Junior midfielder Danny Mongello drove the ball in from the right corner and his short cross to the near post found McElligott, who knocked it over charging goalkeeper Kyle Haynes and under the crossbar.
UMBC put three shots on goal in the second overtime, but Haynes, who finished with six saves, made three solid saves to preserve the tie. Marchica finished with just one save for UMBC.
McElligott now has 29 career goals, and is tied with J.J. Kremer (í95) for seventh place on UMBCís all-time list. The tie was UMBCís second straight vs.
Scoring: UM-Derek McElligott (Danny Mongello, Mike Joseph) 42:23; D-Justin Arpan (Adam Flanigan) 71:51. Saves: D-Kyle Haynes 6 (1ga, 110 min.) UM-Andy Marchica 1 (1ga, 110 min.) Shots: D-4, UM-15. Corners: D-2, UM-6. Fouls: D-13, UM-10. Offsides: D-1, UMBC-4. Halftime: UMBC, 1-0. Attendance: 415