Bridgeport, Conn.-The visiting University of District of Columbia Firebirds scored once in the first half and one more time in the second half to post a 2-0 East Coast Conference win over the host University of Bridgeport Purple Knights on Homecoming Saturday in the Park City. The Firebirds improve their record to 9-3-0 overall and 4-1-0 in ECC play. With the loss, Purple Knights slipped to 2-7-1 overall and 1-4-1 in conference play.
The UDC outshot UB,10-6, on the day and had the 8-4 advantage in corner kicks. UB junior goalkeeper Daniel Coviella (Ribadesella, Spain) made four saves on the day.
Up next, the Bridgeport men's soccer team will travel to East Stroudsburg University for a non-conference tilt on Tuesday. The match is slated to begin at 4:00 p.m.