Men’s Soccer Plays Wheaton to 3-3 NEWMAC Draw

Men’s Soccer Plays Wheaton to 3-3 NEWMAC Draw


Score: Wheaton College 3, Clark University 3

Records: Wheaton College (3-3-2, 0-1-1 NEWMAC), Clark University (3-2-3, 1-0-1 NEWMAC)

Location: Norton, Mass. (Keefe Field)

The Lead: The Clark University men's soccer team played 110 minutes to a final 3-3 draw from the Lyons of Wheaton College on the road on Saturday afternoon. Sean Munroe (Silver Spring, Md.) led the Clark offense with two goals on the day.


-The first half of the contest looked bleak for the Lyons, as Clark enjoyed a 3-0 lead entering the half.

-Trevor Sheridan (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) assisted Munroe twice for a 2-0 lead by the 18th minute, before Julian Feshbach-Meriney (Concord, Mass.) collected another Sheridan ball and buried it into the far left corner of the net.

-Wheaton came out of the gates hot to dominate the second period, though, outshooting the Cougars 14-5 and scoring three goals of their own to even the score.

-Jonny O'Meara headed in his first goal of the season to put the Lyons on the board thanks to a throw in from Sean Hurlburt.

-Hurlburt buried Wheaton's second goal of the day after a good looking cross to the center of the box from Jules Stewart.

-With less than six minutes in regulation, Amara Sesay was awarded a penalty kick and succeeded in finding the back of the net to bring the game into extra minutes.

-The pace of both overtime periods was fast, with Clark edging Wheaton in shots 5-4, but neither team could come up with a game-winner.


-Patrick Byrnes appeared for the start, making 3 saves in the first 48:24 minutes of work. Erik Wisniewski took over for the final 61:31 and coming up with 4 stops.

-Connor Maguire (Dunstable, Mass.) was excellent in net for Clark, stopping eleven of Wheaton's attempts.

-The Lyons outshot the Cougars 23-20 and held a 15-7 advantage in corner kicks


-Clark travels to the University of New England for a 7:00 p.m. non-conference game on Wednesday, Sept. 27th.

-The Lyons host Brandeis University on Tuesday, Sept. 26th at 4:00 p.m.

Cougars Charge Past UNE, 3-0
September 27, 2017 Cougars Charge Past UNE, 3-0