Monarchs Host Northeastern In Regular Season Home Finale

October 29, 2010
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 29, 2010

NORFOLK, VA-- The ODU Soccer Monarchs return to action Saturday night in its home finale against the Huskies of Northeastern. Game time is 7 p.m. at the ODU Soccer Complex.

It will also be the home finale for seniors Evan Newton (Virginia Beach, Va.), Adam Roscioli (Forest, VA.) and Harry Gillespie (Jensen Beach, FL.).

The Monarchs lead the series, 4-2-1. The Huskies won last year's match in Boston, 3-0.

Leading NU in scoring is junior Mike Kennedy with six goals and two assists for 14 points. Ricardo McDonald has four goals, while Laurence Braude and Nick Lueders have three goals and two assists each for eight points. Goalkeeper Oliver Blum as a 1.25 goals against avrage with four shutouts and 59 saves.

The Monarchs 18 goals have all been scored by freshmen and sophomores. Sophomore Jordan LeBlanc leads the team in scoring with five goals, one assist and 11 total points. Freshman Gideon Asante, and sophomore Chris Harmon are next with four goals, two assists for 10 points each.

ODU is currently tied with Delaware and George Mason with 3-4-2 CAA records. George Mason is at Georgia State; William and Mary is at Hofstra; Drexel is at James Madison and UNCW is at Delaware. VCU and Towson play each other Sunday in Maryland.

CAA MEN'S SOCCER STANDINGS W&M 7-1-1 22 pts Hof 4-3-2 14 pts VCU 3-1-4 13 pts UNCW 3-2-4 13 pts Ga.St.4-4-1 13 pts N.E. 3-3-3 12 pts Del 3-4-2 11 pts ODU 3-4-2 11 pts Mason 3-4-2 11 pts JMU 3-4-1 10 pts Drex 3-6 9 pts Towson 2-5-2 8 pts