Monarchs Host Northeastern and Hofstra This Weekend

October 04, 2007
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 4, 2007

NORFOLK, VA-- The ODU Soccer Monarchs (3-4-1)begin CAA League play this weekend with a pair of contests. ODU hosts Northeastern (2-5) Friday night at 7 p.m. and three-time defending league champion Hofstra (1-4-2) on Sunday at 1 p.m.

The Monarchs are led in scoring by Trevor Banks with two goals and one assist, followed by freshman T.J. Beaulieu with two goals. Daniel Haywood leads the team with three assists. In goal, Evan Newton has a 0.93 goals against average.

Northeastern is led by Ahmed Talaat with three goals, while Greg Kilkenny has four assists andone goal. Hofstra is led by Johannes Grahn leads the Pride with four goals, while Rob Youhill had three assists.

ODU and Hofstra met in the 2004 and 2005 CAA finals. The series is tied at 5-5-1. ODU leads the series with Northeastern, 2-1.

Other CAA games this weekend: Oct: 5 Georgia State at Towson Drexel at JMU UNCW at George Mason Delaware at VCU Hofstra at W&M

Oct. 7 Northeastern at W&M UNCW at Towson Delaware at JMU Georgia State at GMU Drexel at VCU.