Men's Soccer Cruises Past Daemen, 7-1

Men's Soccer Cruises Past Daemen, 7-1

Amherst, N.Y.-The University of Bridgeport men's soccer team raced out to a 3-0 halftime lead and never looked back, as the Purple Knights cruised to a 7-1 East Coast Conference victory at Daemen College on Saturday afternoon.  With the win, UB is now 5-4-0 overall and 2-1-0 in conference play. Daemen remains winless at 0-9-0 overall and 0-3-0 in the ECC.

Seniors Erlend Skagestad (Mjoendalen, Norway) and Leandro Avila (Panama City, Panama) led the UB offense on Saturday, as they each netted two goals.

Sophomore Jesse Clark (Stratford, Conn.) and seniors Mamadou Traore (Bronx. N.Y.) and Yoel Salvador (Bridgeport, Conn.) each tallied one goal for the winners.

Up next, the UB men's soccer team will host New York Tech next Saturday evening at 7:00 p.m.