No. 18 Monarchs Lose 4-1 at No. 2 Virginia

October 27, 2004
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 27, 2004

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -The #18 Old Dominion men's soccer team dropped a 4-1 decision at #2 Virginia Wednesday night at Klockner Stadium in Charlottesville.  The Monarchs drop to 10-4-2 overall for the season, while Virginia improves to 14-2-0, with a 11-0 record at home.  Ross Mackenzie (Richmond, VA) scored the lone Monarch goal, off a Penalty Kick in the 79th minute of play, to lead ODU.


Virginia got things started early, when Adam Cristman scored in the ninth minute, on a header, with assists by Ian Holder and Hunter Freeman.  In the 34th minute, the Cavaliers extended their lead when Jeremy Barlow chipped the ball in the box off a corner kick, with assists from Jeff Tuman and Hunter Freeman.  Five minutes later, Matt Oliver gave Virginia the 3-0 lead, when he chipped the ball in the box off a free kick, assisted by Hunter Freeman.


Ross Mackenzie got the Monarchs on the scoreboard in the 79th minute, when he connected on a Penalty Kick, to cut the deficit to 3-1.  The Cavaliers, however, connected on a Penalty Kick of their own in the 86th minute to take the 4-1 victory.


For the game, Virginia out-shot the Monarchs 12-10 and had a 7-5 advantage on corner kicks. 


The Monarchs next host William & Mary on Saturday, November 6, in their regular season finale.  Game time is at 7:00.


Line Score:

ODU       0-1=1

UVA       3-1=4


9:37         UVA                Adam Cristman, from Ian Holder and Hunter Freeman

34:19       UVA                Jeremy Barlow, from Jeff Tuman and Hunter Freeman

39:58       UVA                Matt Oliver, from Hunter Freeman

79:41       ODU                Ross Mackenze (PK)

86:23       UVA                Matt Oliver (PK)


Shots:  ODU (10), UVA (12)

Corners:  ODU (5), UVA (7)

Saves:  ODU-John Connelly (2); UVA-Ryan Burke (4)