Connecticut College 2, UMass-Dartmouth 1 OT Christensen Supplies Game-Winner for Camels

Graham Christensen '13
Graham Christensen '13
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. (UMass-Dartmouth Sports Information)-Junior forward Graham Christensen (Darien, Conn.) scored three minutes and 35 seconds into overtime to give visiting Connecticut College a 2-1 victory over the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth men's soccer team in a non-conference match at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Tuesday. Christensen took a pass from senior defender Mike Crosby (Sudbury, Mass.) off an indirect free kick and scored to give the Camels the victory. UMass Dartmouth had taken a 1-0 lead when freshman forward Nick Gontijo (Hudson, Mass.) scored, firing home the rebound of a shot by freshman forward Elton Borges (Praia, Cape Verde, Burke HS) in the 55th minute. Senior midfielder Oscar Brown (Ridgefield, Conn.) tied the game for the Camels in the 71st minute, converting a penalty kick after the Corsairs were called for a foul in the box. Connecticut College out-shot UMD, 21-11. Junior goalkeeper Mike Phelan (Carver, Mass.) made six saves for UMD, while sophomore goalkeeper Max Nichols (Tamalpais, Calif.) made four for Connecticut College.

September 27, 2011

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