John LaRocca  2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
John LaRocca 2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

Best makes eight saves

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Catholic scored a pair of second-half goals to defeat McDaniel 2-0 in non-conference men's soccer action on Wednesday.

Sean Best (Adamstown, Md./Tuscarora) made eight saves for the Green Terror (3-8-2) in goal while Cam McGrory has seven stops for the Cardinals (9-3) at the other end.

After a scoreless first 50 minutes, Mike Brennan found Ben Fernandez at the 5:09 into the second half for a 1-0 lead.

Mike Bennan doubled the advantage, finishing an Alex Sagastume feed in the 86th minute.

Catholic finished with a slim 18-15 advantage in shots.

Max Rutherford (Potomac, Md./Winston Churchill) had five shots while John LaRocca (Gaithersburg, Md./Damascus) registered four.

McDaniel returns to action at home against Washington (Md.) on Saturday. Game time is 2:30 p.m.