Edson Elcock Lifts Monarchs to 3-2 Overtime Win Over Delaware

October 16, 2004
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 16, 2004

Box Score

NEWARK, DE -Edson Elcock (Brooklyn, NY) scored the game-winning goal three minutes into the second overtime period to lift the Old Dominion men's soccer team to a 3-2 victory over Delaware Saturday night at the Delaware Mini-Stadium.  Elcock also scored the first goal for the Monarchs, as ODU improves to 8-3-2 overall and 3-2-1 in the Colonial Athletic Association.  Delaware falls to 3-9-1 overall and 0-5 in the CAA.


After a scoreless first half, Edson Elcock gave the Monarchs a 1-0 lead in the 53rd minute, from a Kevin McMenamin (West Springfield, VA) cross from just outside the box.  Moments after that, Kyle Hartley (Virginia Beach, VA/Kempsville) scored to give ODU the 2-0 lead.  Sobhan Tadjalli got the Blue Hens on the board when he connected on a penalty kick in the 77th minute, to cut the ODU lead to 2-1.  Tadjalli scored again before the end of regulation to tie the game at 2-2.  In the second overtime period, Elcock scored his second goal of the game to lift the Monarchs past Delaware 3-2.


For the game, ODU out-shot Delaware 14-12, while the Blue Hens had the 9-4 corner kicks edge.


The Monarchs return home next weekend, when they host James Madison on Friday, October 22, and George Mason Sunday, October 24.


Line Score

ODU       0-2-0-1=3

DEL        0-2-0-0=2


53:00       ODU                Edson Elcock, from Kevin McMenamin

65:00       ODU                Kyle Hartley

77:00       DEL                Sobhan Tadjalli

90:00       DEL                Sobhan Tadjalli

103:00     ODU                Edson Elcock


Shots:  ODU (14), DEL (12)

Corners:  ODU (4), DEL (9)

Saves:  ODU-John Connelly (1); DEL-Kyle Haynes (7)