September 15, 2012

Baldwin-Wallace nips Wolverines

BEREA, Ohio -- The Grove City College men's soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision at Baldwin-Wallace Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at George Finnie Stadium. Baldwin-Wallace's Ben Deighton scored the eventual game-winner on a rebound at 89:32 to break a 1-1 tie.

After a scoreless first half, Grove City (2-5) took a 1-0 lead at 55:38 when senior forward Andrew Quinn (Damascus, Md./Damascus) headed in a corner kick by senior midfielder Alex Ayer (Farmington, Conn./Farmington).

Baldwin-Wallace (5-1) tied the match at the 58:08 mark when Pat Brennan scored an unassisted goal.

Each team had 10 shots in the match. Baldwin-Wallace had eight corner kicks and Grove City recorded seven. For the Wolverines, freshman goalkeeper Ben Weaver (York, Pa./Dallastown) stopped five shots.

Baldwin-Wallace entered the match ranked fifth in the Great Lakes Region by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.

Grove City will host Point Park Friday at 4 p.m. as part of Homecoming Weekend at the College.

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