Earlham holds off Black and Gold charge
|Earlham (8-7, 4-1 HCAC)||1||2||3|
|Manchester (1-11-2, 0-5 HCAC)||0||0||0|
|1st - 8:12||Jacob Ebbs (Earlham)|
|2nd - 49:48||Felicien Muyumba (Earlham)|
|2nd - 70:26||Salavadore Rivas (Earlham)|
3 Players (#9, #19, #20 - 1)
A: Sam Embry - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#3, #19 - 3)
Sv: Sam Embry - 3
Sh: 2 Players (#15, #16 - 2)
Sv: Julio Luevano - 4
|Shots (on goal)||14 (7)||9 (3)|
NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Junior defender Mark Zinser (Guilford, Ind.) and freshman forward/midfielder Ola Ladapo (London, England) registered a combined four shot attempts, leading Manchester University in a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Earlham College Saturday, Oct. 19.
Ladapo also sent one of his tries between the pipes as did senior forward/midfielder Bertin Gisagara (Mishawaka, Ind.) and junior forward/midfielder Ellis Whitt (Bourbon, Ind.) However, Quaker starting goalkeeper Sam Embry was up to the task with three saves and a 90-minute clean sheet.
Earlham, keeping pace in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference by going to 8-7 overall and 4-1 in the league, broke a scoreless tie in the eighth minute. They added two more scores in the second 45 minutes to ice the decision.
MU (1-11-2, 0-5 HCAC) resumes conference play Wednesday, Oct. 23. Bluffton University of Ohio visits Spartan Field for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff.