Bulldogs Earn Second Consecutive Shutout, Beat Kalamazoo 3-0

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Adrian College men's soccer team blanked Kalamazoo 3-0 on the road in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association action on Tuesday night. The shutout is the Bulldogs second straight and fourth of the season.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Kalamazoo 0, Adrian 3

Location: Kalamazoo, Mich. (MacKenzie Field)

Records: Kalamazoo (1-3-4, 1-2-2), Adrian (5-4-0, 3-2-0)

HOW IT HAPPENED

First Half: Kalamazoo 0, Adrian 1

Brandon Katona struck first for the Bulldogs, scoring his fourth goal of the season when he shook the net in the 14th minute of the match.

• Kalamazoo edged Adrian in shooting in the first half, 9-6.

Second Half: Kalamazoo 0, Adrian 3

Garret Miller set up Zach Combs in the first two minutes of the second half to double the Bulldog lead.

Tad Davis was assisted by Sean Cain for the final goal of the game in the 82nd minute.

TOP DOGS

• Katona, Combs and Davis all scored one goal for Adrian.

• Miller and Cain had the game's only assists.

• Davis had a game-high four shots on goal. Katona tallied two shots on goal. Nick Watkins, Kyle Boggs, Cain and Combs each had one shot on goal.

Spencer Brown (W, 5-4-0) saved all five shots he faced to earn his fourth clean sheet of the season.

THE OPPOSITION

• Joshua Robison and Roger Mason Darling both had a team-high two shots on goal. Brendan Groggel tallied one shot on goal.

• Hornet goalkeeper Griffin Hamel (L, 1-3-4) saved eight of the 11 shots he faced.

UP NEXT

• Adrian will finish its two game road stand on Saturday, October 1, facing Olivet at 2:30 p.m.

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