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Men's Soccer Tops No. 18 Drury 1-0

Men's Soccer Tops No. 18 Drury 1-0

OVERVIEW – DRURY

SCORE: Northwood Timberwolves 1, Drury Panthers 0

RECORDS: Northwood 1-1, Drury 1-1

LOCATION: Springfield, Mo. – Harrison Stadium / Curry Sports Complex

RECAP: Northwood earns first win of the season with a 1-0 victory over No. 18 Drury Sunday night (September 3).

GAME HIGHLIGHTS

  • A balanced first half of play left both teams tied 0-0 at halftime. Northwood held a 6-5 advantage in shots, while Drury had a 2-1 edge in corner kicks.
  • Northwood was the first to strike in the 57th minute, as Lucas Sammut found the back of the net after receiving a pass from Austin Hobbs.
  • The Timberwolves' defense held strong and kept the Panthers from breaking through to earn the 1-0 victory on the road.

GAME STATS

  • Shots: Northwood 10, Drury 9
  • Saves: Drury 4 (Nicholas Helin), Northwood 3 (Corbin Cecchini)
  • Corner Kicks: Northwood 4, Drury 3

TOP NU PERFORMERS

  • Sammut: One goal
  • Cecchini: Three saves

NORTHWOOD NOTES

  • Sammut scored the first collegiate goal of his career.

UP NEXT

  • The Timberwolves will travel to Missouri S&T Tuesday (September 5). Game time is set for 8:30 p.m. ET.