posted on September 25, 2010 08:15
ORANGE BEACH, Ala-- The 14th-ranked University of Mobile men's soccer team downed Northwood University 3-1 at the Orange Beach Sportsplex Friday evening under the lights.
The Rams dominated play, finishing with 21 shots, while Northwood did not get its first shot off until 54 minutes had gone off the clock.
Mobile put seven shots on target, while the Knights put three on target. Jason Williams finished with two saves for Mobile, while David Etale made four saves for Northwood.
Marc Joseph put the Rams on the board in the 26th minute to open the scoring when he headed the ball over Etale after Onesimus Ikungo had headed the ball over another defender to set up the play.
The score stayed that way until after half time, but Deshorn Brown made it 2-0 Rams with a give-and-go from Eoin Dolan in the 50th minute. Blake Redus put the Knights on the board in the 73rd minute, and then Mobile's Ruben Diaz capped the scoring in the 87th minute.
Mobile (5-1-1) battles Bethel University Saturday at 7:30 pm at the Orange Beach Sportsplex.