UMBC Shuts Out George Washington, 3-0
Freshman Greg Yahr Makes Collegiate Debut in Loss
Sept. 22, 2004
BALTIMORE, MD - Freshman goalkeeper Greg Yahr made his first career start and recorded two saves in the Colonials' 3-0 loss to the University of Maryland-Baltimore County on Wednesday, Sept. 22. The loss dropped GW's record to 1-4-1, while the Retrievers improved to 4-0-1.
Yahr played all 90 minutes in goal for the Colonials and faced a total of nine shots.
The Retrievers took a 1-0 lead just 6:34 into the contest when Derek McElligott beat Yahr with a blast from 17 yards out. UMBC's Powell Cucchiella extended the Retrievers advantage to 2-0 with a goal at 11:52. The Retrievers' defense limited GW to just two shots in the first half to preserve the two-goal margin.
In the second half, UMBC put the game out of reach on a Matt Watson tally at 72:11.
Junior Andre Chapman paced the Colonials' offense, taking five of the team's seven shots.
Watson had a hand in all three Retrievers' goals and finished with four points (one goal, two assists). Both Powell and McElligott notched a goal and an assist in the match for UMBC. Andy Marchica made five saves to earn the shutout.
The Colonials' will play their first home match of the 2004 campaign on Saturday, Sept. 25 at 4:00 p.m. versus George Mason. The contest is part of a doubleheader with the GW women's soccer team, which will host Richmond at 1:00 p.m.
Soccer to Honor 2015 Champions with Alumni
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's and women's soccer teams are slated to host a spring Alumni Day on Saturday, April 8, at the GW Soccer Field on the ...
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...