posted on September 14, 2012 23:12
ORANGE BEACH, Ala-- The 21st-ranked University of Mobile men's soccer team blanked 15th-ranked UT-Brownsville 2-0 Friday at the Orange Beach Sportsplex.
Mobile (3-1-1) will battle Embry-Riddle Saturday at 7:30 pm at the sportsplex.
The Rams dominated the tempo from the get-go, finishing with a 25-7 advantage in shots and an 11-2 edge in shots on goal.
The first goal came in the 35th minute when Alvaro Pichardo punched it home off a double assist from Stephen Okai and Naissim Ayadi.
Ayadi then capped the scoring with just 58 ticks left in the opening period, when he received a pass from Gaetan Massiah deep in the 18-yard box and finished.
Elijah Gibson picked up the shutout victory in goal for Mobile, finishing with a pair of saves.