Monarchs Defeat Coastal Carolina, 1-0

September 04, 2010
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 4, 2010

Box Score

RICHMOND, VA-- ODU sophomore Chris Harmon's (Downingtown, PA. ) penalty kick with 23 minutes left in the match lifted the Monarchs to a 1-0 victory over Coastal Carolina Saturday night in the first round of the VCU Soccer Classic. ODU will play Florida Gulf Coast Monday at 12 noon at Sports Backers Stadium.

After a scoreless first half, Harmon was fouled in the box which led to the penalty kick. ODU is now 1-0 on the season, Coastal Carolina drops to 0-1.

ODU dominated the match, outshooting Coastal, 12-2 as senior goldkeeper Evan Newton picked up the shutout along with one save. ODU also had seven corners to Coastal Carolina's two.

Coastal 0-0=0 ODU 0-1=1

67:02 ODU Chris Harmon on penalty kick.

Shots: ODU (12), CC (2) SOG: ODU (4), CC (1) Saves: ODU-Newton (1), CC - Angevine (3)