Trinity College 3, Connecticut College 2 OT
Prophet, Brown Score Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connor Reilly (Trumbull, Conn.) scored 5:47 into overtime Saturday to lift the Trinity College men´s soccer team to a 3-2 victory against Connecticut College in a NESCAC match played on Tempel Green.
Wesley Updike (Cambridge, Mass.) assisted on the game-winner. Dan Mayernick (Gladwyne, Pa.) and Joe Buckley (Shrewsbury, Mass.) both scored second half markers for the visitors, who improved to 5-4 with a 2-3 record in conference play.
Connecticut College senior Trevor Prophet (Nashua, N.H.) netted his eighth goal of the season on a penalty kick and added his 18th point of the year with an assist on a goal by Oscar Brown (Ridgefield, Conn.). The Camels slip to 3-4-1 with a 1-3-1 record in the NESCAC.
Junior keeper Grant Schonberg (Mendham, N.J.) made 10 saves in the victory for the visitors. Casey Marini (Hampden, Mass.) had two stops for the Camels.
The Camels took a 2-1 lead in the 78th minute. Mike Crosby (Sudbury, Mass.) launched a long throw in from the right side. Prophet received it at the near post and chipped it to Randy Pearce (Wyckoff, N.J.) who dished the ball off to Oscar Brown, who found the back of the net with his third goal of the season.
But the Bantams rallied late for the equalizer in the 89th minute of action. Peter Marlette (Buffalo, N.Y.) chipped a shot that caromed off the top of the crossbar and Buckley headed in the rebound to tie the game at two.
Reilly scored the game-winner with 4:13 remaining in the first overtime to secure the victory for the Bantams.
October 9, 2010