McDaniel evens record with blanking of NYU-Poly
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – A day after being blanked its opener, McDaniel turned the tables, scoring 23 seconds apart for the lone goals of the game in a 2-0 non-conference men's soccer win over Polytechnic Institute of New York University at the Lycoming Kickoff Classic on Sunday.
Four different players tallied a point for the Green Terror (1-1), who finished with a 14-5 advantage in shots that included a 9-1 margin in the decisive second half.
Brendan Finn made four saves for the Fighting Blue Jays (0-2-1) in net.
After a scoreless first 75 minutes, Max Rutherford (Potomac, Md./Winston Churchill) found Shane McCracken (Marriottsville, Md./Liberty), whose intended cross hit the crossbar and went in for the freshman's first goal.
Freshman Sean Best (Adamstown, Md./Tuscarora) made one save in his first action between the pipes for the shutout.
McDaniel returns to action at Goucher on Wednesday. Game time is 7 p.m.