Men’s Soccer Falls in Overtime at Salisbury

Josh McRobie '20 | Photo Credit: Bill Wood
Josh McRobie '20 | Photo Credit: Bill Wood

SALISBURY, Md. - The St. Mary's College of Maryland men's soccer team (9-5-1, 3-4 CAC) traveled to Salisbury University to take on the Sea Gulls (8-6-1, 3-4 CAC) in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday (Oct. 19) afternoon. The Seahawks fell in heartbreaking fashion, dropping the match 2-1 in overtime.

St. Mary's College - 1, Salisbury - 2

How It Happened

  • The Seahawks captured the momentum early in the contest as they tallied the game's first goal in the fourth minute. Josh McRobie buried his shot into the back of the net off an assist from Anoi Hindle. St. Mary's College was held to three shots for the remainder of the half and headed into the locker rooms with a one goal advantage.

  • The Sea Gulls evened the game at one goal apiece in the 56th minute with a goal from Luke Ahalt. The Seahawks were held to just four shots in the second half and both squads needed extra time to determine the winner. In overtime, the Sea Gulls wasted little time to end the game with a score from Ryan Spadin in the 92nd minute.

Inside the Box Score

  • McRobie recorded his ninth goal of the season today which is good for second on the team and second in the conference. In addition, McRobie's 23 points are good for second in the CAC. Patrick Paolini started in goal today and collected six saves.

  • As a team, the Seahawks were edged in shots (16-8) and corner kicks (4-1).

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Oct. 23 at York | 4:00 p.m. | Graham Field

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