Men's Soccer Ties UMBC in Exhibition Match
Late Goal by Lewis Secures Draw
Aug. 24, 2002
WASHINGTON, DC - The Colonials and Retrievers battled to a 1-1 tie in a two-period exhibition game at George Washington Mount Vernon Athletic Complex Saturday afternoon.
University of Maryland Baltimore County got on the board halfway through the first half as junior midfielder Michael Joseph made a short cross to sophomore striker George Bakoulas who put away a one-timer past the GW's diving keeper, junior Eric Lund at the 19:34 mark. Lund had a solid first half despite the score, notching five saves on UMBC's 11 shots.
The Colonials turned the pressure up a notch in the second half, peppering the Retrievers' goal with eight shots, seven of which were on goal. GW would tie the game last in the second half when senior defender Kirk Lewis shot a bullet from the top of the box past the UMBC keeper into the top left corner of the net, tying the game, 1-1 (84:19). The teams did not play an overtime period in the exhibition.
The Colonials begin regular season play on Friday, August 30, when they face Georgetown in the opening game of the 2002 DC Classic at American University in a 12:00 pm match.
Men's Soccer Lands Two Weekly Awards to Finish Season
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - GW men's soccer grabbed a pair of weekly Atlantic 10 awards to finish the 2016 season, the league announced on Monday. Sophomore keeper...
Men's Soccer Downs Regular-Season Champion SLU on Saturday
WASHINGTON - Senior Garrett Heine's late goal gave the George Washington men's soccer squad a 1-0 victory over regular-season champion Saint Louis on...
@GWMensSoccer Falls at Massachusetts
Colonials to Wrap Regular Season Next Week
GW Men's Soccer Pair Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
Summerlin, Lawal Grab Academic Honor
@GWMensSoccer Falls at St. Bonaventure, 1-0
Colonials Look to Bounce Back after Time Off
@GWMensSoccer to Visit St. Bonaventure on Wednesday
Colonials Look to Continue Strong A-10 Play
Men's Soccer Wraps Regular Season on Saturday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's soccer squad wraps regular-season play on Saturday with a 2 p.m. match against Saint Louis at the GW Soccer Field on...
Heine Earns Weekly Awards After Four-Goal Week
Senior Named A-10 Offensive Player of the Week, National Player of the Week by CollegeSoccerNews.com, NSCAA College Player of the Week