For Immediate Release
September 1, 2017
Middletown, Pa. – Penn State Harrisburg men's soccer team took on E-Town college in a hard fought OT thriller. The game remained tied for much of the game going forcing overtime action. PSU created multiple chances in overtime but were not able to come out on top.
Penn State Harrisburg 1 vs Elizabethtown 2
Elizabethtown Starters: Gilbert Waso, Tyler Colasanto, JD Haag, Mitchell Gochnauer, Sam Feehrer, Jonathan lane, Danny Sullivan, Scott Hess, Will Connolly, Brendan Burke, Brian Gately
Inside the Numbers:
- Team Records: Penn State Harrisburg (6-1) vs Elizabethtown (4-2)
- Shots: Harrisburg 10 vs Elizabethtown 10
- Shots on Goal: Harrisburg 5 vs Elizabethtown 5
- Corner Kicks: Harrisburg 2 vs Elizabethtown 6
- Saves: Harrisburg 3 vs Elizabethtown 4
How it Happened: The game was tightly contested throughout with both teams vying for control. E-Town got on the board first with a goal by Gilbert Waso in the 31st minute. Penn state didn't stay down for long, in 50th minute Chase Vilga tied it up for the lions with his 7th goal of the season. Finally in overtime Penn State had a chance to win it as Joey Aman raced down the left side, navigating his way through a sea of Blue Jay before finally unleashing a shot, but it was blocked away at the last second. The Blue Jays finally ended it in the 103rd minute Gilber waso got his second goal of the game. E-town wins 2-1
Goal: Chase Vilga 1
Assist: Victor Weaver 1
Penn State Harrisburg will be back in action on the road Tuesday September 19th, against Keystone at 6:00 PM.