Men's soccer falls at Widener

Hirvin Polanco (Photo by Craig Chase,
Hirvin Polanco (Photo by Craig Chase,

CHESTER, Pa. - The Hood College men's soccer team fell on the road in Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth play at Widener 2-0. 

Inside the Box Score

How it Happened

  • The first half was a defensive struggle with the two teams combining for just nine shots during a scoreless 45 minutes. Each team put just a single shot on net in the half. 
  • The Pride broke through shortly after play resumed as Nicholas LeFevre scored at the beginning of the 47th minute to break the scoreless deadlock. 
  • Widener tightened the defense after that, limiting the Blazers to three shots in the final 43 minutes and tacked on an insurance goal by Peter O'Connor in the 86th minute. 


  • John Warwick and Jeroen Kortekaas each played a half in goal for Widener, making one save apiece. 
  • Hood was outshot 14-6 in the match. 
  • The Blazers fell to 9-5-2 overall and 0-4 in the MAC Commonwealth.
  • Widener improved to 9-5 and 2-2. 

Up Next 

Hood hosts No. 18 Messiah on Tuesday, October 22 at 7 p.m.

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