Hofmeister tallies two assists
|1st - 12:09||Shane McCracken (McDaniel)|
|1st - 36:49||Edgar Escobar (McDaniel)|
Sh: Tommy Miller - 3
Sv: Deven Gerhart - 4
2 Players (#4, #8 - 1)
A: Andrew Hofmeister - 2
Sh: Edgar Escobar - 5
Sv: Zach Nibbelink - 4
|TEAM STATISTICS||Penn St.-Harrisburg||McDaniel|
|Shots (on goal)||9 (4)||18 (10)|
WESTMINSTER, Md. – McDaniel scored a pair of first-half goals to down Penn State-Harrisburg 2-0 in non-conference men's soccer action on Tuesday.
Andrew Hofmeister (Baltimore, Md./McDonogh) recorded the assist on both goals for the Green Terror (6-1-1), who doubled up the Lions (3-4) in shots, 18-9.
Deven Gerhart made four saves in the first half for Penn State-Harrisburg while Brandon Hoover made two in the second half. The Lion goalkeepers also got help from their defenders with two back saves.
Zach Nibbelink (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) made four saves of his own for McDaniel.
In the 13th minute, Hofmeister threw the ball into the box that Shane McCracken (Marriottsville, Md./Liberty) bicycle kicked out of the air and into the far side of the net for a 1-0 lead.
In the 37th minute, Edgar Escobar (Silver Spring, Md./Springbrook) sent a corner kick in from the right side. Hofmeister returned the ball to the right sideline, where Escobar blasted the ball back through the defense and by a diving keeper into the upper corner on the backside for the 2-0 advantage.
The Green Terror returns to action at Washington (Md.) on Saturday. Game time is 7 p.m.