September 17, 2007

Men's soccer scores twice in second half to down Albertus Magnus

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The Brandeis University men's soccer team broke back into the win column today with a 2-0 win over host Albertus Magnus College.

After a scoreless first half, Brandeis (2-1-2) opened the scoring in the 59th minute when senior forward Evan Duval (Wilbraham, Mass.) collected a rebound and put it in the back of the net. The Judges added an insurance goal in the in 80th minute when sophomore midfielder Corey Bradley (Holyoke, Mass.) stole the ball and went in on a breakaway, shooting it off the hands of Albertus Magnus (4-2-1) goalkeeper Gerald O'Connor. It was Bradley's second goal of the season.

Brandeis outshot the Falcons, 12-3, as sophomore Taylor Bracken (No. Andover, Mass.) made one save for his first shutout of the campaign. O'Connor had five stops in the losing effort.

The Judges are next in action on Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. against rival Wheaton College.