Monarchs Defeat Howard, 2-1 In Exhibition Match
By ODU Athletics
Aug. 21, 2010
NORFOLK, VA--Sophomore's Chris Harmon (Downingtown, PA.) and Jordan LeBlanc (Haverford, Pa.) each scored a goal to lead the Monarchs of Old Dominion to a 2-1 exhibition win over Howard Saturday evening.
Harmon put the Monarchs on the board 15 minutes into the first half on an assist from Daniel Lidster (Burke, VA.) . In the second half, Jordan LeBlanc scored on an unassisted goal with just under 20 minutes left in the match.
The Howard Bison scored with 1:04 left on an unassisted goal by Joseph Di Chiara.
ODU outshot the Bison, 18-8 and had nine corners to Howards four. The Monarchs goalkeeper Evan Newton (Virginia Beach, VA.) played 81 minutes and had four saves without allowing a goal. Larry Turner had six saves for Howard.
ODU returns to action next Saturday at Virginia Tech for their final exhibition contest. Game time is 7 p.m. in Blacksburg.
HU 0-1=1 ODU 1-1=2
Shots: ODU (18), HU (8) SOG: ODU (8), HU (5) Corners: ODU (9), HU (4) Saves: ODU-Newton (4), Roura (0); Howard- Turner (6)