Men's Soccer - Fri, Sep. 17, 2004
CHICAGO-- Freshman midfielder Matt Prunckle (Chicago, Ill./Brother Rice) and senior defender Tim Neighbors (Palos Park, Ill./Moraine Valley CC) each scored a goal to lead the Saint Xavier University men's soccer team to its fifth straight win Thursday with a 2-1 non-conference victory over St. Ambrose University (Iowa) at SXU stadium. The Cougars improve to 5-1-1 overall this season. Prunckle scored the game's first goal in the 27th minute of regulation off a pass from senior forward Anthony Carev (Glen Ellyn, Ill./College of DuPage). Ahead 1-0 at the half, SXU gots its second goal from Neighbors at the 68-minute mark with Prunckle credited with the assist. SAU scored its lone goal with just three minutes left in the game. Senior goalkeeper Enrique Orejel (Chicago, Ill./Curie) recorded six saves in the winning effort.
The Cougars plays University of Chicago on Saturday, September 18, for a non-conference match-up on the road. Game time is scheduled for 1 p.m.