. Schedule & Results
. Season Preview
. For Recruits
. About the Coach
. History & Archives
. Soccer Links
. Summer Camps
ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE MEN'S SOCCER
Nationally First-Ranked Messiah Edges Etown 1-0
ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. --- Elizabethtown dropped to 13-3-2 overall and 6-1 in the Commonwealth Conference with a 1-0 home loss to nationally top-ranked Messiah College (17-0, 7-0) Saturday. The Blue Jays clinch the number two seed in next week’s Commonwealth Conference playoffs, while Messiah clinches the top seed in the conference playoffs.
The lone goal came at 56:42 when Kai Kasiguran (Oakwood Village, OH/CVCA) scored unassisted for Messiah on a shot that bounced off the left post. Messiah out-shot Etown 15-11 and held a 3-2 advantage in corner kicks over the course of the game, but the Blue Jays held a 9-4 advantage in shots on goal. Dustin Shambach (Middleburg, PA/Middleburg) made nine saves in the Falcon goal.
Elizabethtown will return to action at home Wednesday, November 2 at 7:00 p.m. in the semifinals of the Commonwealth Conference playoffs against third-seeded Susquehanna University.
Messiah College (17-0, 7-0) vs. Elizabethtown Coll. (13-3-2, 6-1)
Shots: Messiah College 15, Elizabethtown Coll. 11