Schmoyer Goal Powers Lions to Victory

Schmoyer Goal Powers Lions to Victory

Middletown, Pa. Penn State Harrisburg overcame the heat and a game Lancaster Bible team, earning a 1-0 victory. Christian Schmoyer scored the game's loan goal in the 34th minute after Victor Weaver drove a corner kick into the box that was booted around until it found Schmoyer's feet.   

The Result:

Penn State Harrisburg 1 vs Lancaster Bible 0

Penn State Harrisburg Starters:

Joshua Myers, Nathan Morgan, Victor Weaver, Chase Vilga, Christian Schmoyer, Justin Elnahrawy, Alex West, Creasy Lopez, Josh DiPasquale, Zach Hambleton, and Dustin Rohrbach

Lancaster Bible Starters:

Sutphin, Jordan, Bewersdorff, Mugisha, Hughes, Correa, Lockard, Nelson, Tolson, Taylor, and Baffone

Inside the Numbers:

  • Team Records: Penn State Harrisburg (7-3) vs Lancaster Bible (3-4-1)
  • Shots: Harrisburg 18 vs Lancaster Bible 7
  • Shots on Goal: Harrisburg 3 vs Lancaster Bible 2
  • Corner Kicks: Harrisburg 7 vs Lancaster Bible 1
  • Saves: Harrisburg 2  vs Lancaster Bible 2

How it Happened:

The heat affect the pace of play, slowing both teams down. The Lions had multiple shots, but only managed to put 3 of 18 on frame. The Lions drew 7 corner kicks, one of which in the 34th minute, lead to Schmoyer's goal. The second half saw both teams unable to get quality scoring opportunities. Lancaster Bible's best look came in the 90th minute, when a header was put on frame, but goalie Joshua Myers made the save to secure the win.

Coach Thoughts:

Head Coach Dan Krzyzanowicz said, "Great team effort and we neede a lot of depth to best a quality, well coached Lancaster Bible side!"

Individual Leaders:

Penn State Harrisburg:

Christian Schmoyer- 1 goal

What's Next:

Penn State Harrisburg will be on the road on Wednesday September 27 at 4:00 PM against Susquehanna College.