ODU and #14 Virginia Tie 1-1 In Exhibition Match

August 19, 2003
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Aug. 19, 2003

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. - The Old Dominion University Soccer Monarchs battled to 1-1 tie with #14 Virginia in an exhibition game played at UVa's Klockner Stadium. Two- time CAA Player of the Year Attila Vendegh (Bratislava, Slovakia) scored with 30 seconds left in the first half for ODU.

Virginia got on the board first as Kirk Dinnall scored with an assist from Adam Cristman. With 30 seconds left in the first half ODU's Kevon Harris (Kingston, Jamaica) played a long cross upfield to a streaking Attila Vendegh who fired in the shot to tie the match. Neither team scored in the second half and no overtime was played.

Virginia outshot ODU, 15-10 as both Monarch goalies Sam Cameron (Raleigh, NC.) and John Connelly (Rockville, MD.) came up with three saves each. The two teams played last year in the regular season with Virginia winning, 3-2. ODU, picked to finish second in the CAA returns to action on Saturday night when they travel to Chapel Hill, NC to take on North Carolina at 7 p.m.

Scores by Halves
ODU 1-0=1
UVA 1-0=1

Shots: ODU (10), UVA (15)
Corners: ODU(3), UVA (5)
Saves: ODU (6)-Cameron(3),Connelly(3), UVA-Best(3)