ELMHURST, Ill. - The men's soccer team absorbed their first loss of the season on Friday night as they traveled to Elmhurst College and fell 3-1 to the Blue Jays. Elmhurst scored the first half's only goal at 19:24 as Matt Sterner scored his second goal of the season. Sterner's blast off a free kick was deflected by the Adrian wall of players set up in front of goalkeeper James Ruby.
Ryan McCarthy scored the tying goal for the Bulldogs at 68:40 as he worked a nice give-and-go with Nick Minshall to tie the game at 1-1. David Madison scored the game-winner at 71:17 giving him his first goal of the season without an assist. The Blue Jays put the game away at 77:09 as Austin Haas scored his second goal of the campaign with an assist from Ken Miller.