Lions win 5-0 in rain drench matchup with Pitt-Bradford

   Lions win 5-0 in rain drench matchup with Pitt-Bradford

Press Release:                                                                                                                               
For Immediate Release                
September 2, 2017



Lions win 5-0 in rain drench matchup with Pitt-Bradford

Middletown, Pa. – The Penn State men's soccer team started fast scoring 2 goals in the first 2 minutes of the game. They dominated the first half going up 4-0 in the first 45

The Result:

Penn State Harrisburg 5 vs Pitt-Bradford 0

Penn State Harrisburg Starters: Victor Weaver, Ethan Hoover, Chase Vilga, Alex West, Creasy Lopez, Josh Dipasquale, Josiah Malinich, Dustin Rohrbach, Artem Nichik, Jared Brewer Nicholas Gugliemetti


Pitt-Bradford Starters: Perry, Hayakawa, Giopolus, Mcfetridge, May, Black, Acaster, Irwin, Pennypacker, Margo, Brock

Inside the Numbers:

  • Team Records: Penn State Harrisburg (2-0) vs Panthers (0-2)
  • Shots: Harrisburg 22  vs Pitt-Bradford 3
  • Shots on Goal: Harrisburg 14 vs Pitt-Bradford 2
  • Corner Kicks: Harrisburg 7 vs Pitt-Bradford 4
  • Saves: Harrisburg 2 vs Pitt-Bradford 9


How it Happened:

The lions started off fast with a first minute goal by Creasy Lopez. Just one minute later Toma Nichik put one in the back of the net and Pitt Bradford never recovered.

Chase Vilga scored the lions 3rd goal of the game and the 3rd of the season for Vilga with a pk in the 18th minute.

The lions dominated defensively as well allowing only two shots on goal the entire game.


Individual Leaders:

Penn State Harrisburg:


What's Next:

Penn State Harrisburg will be back in action at Monday, September 4th, against Medgar Evans at 1:00 PM.