Monarchs Battle Towson to 2-2 Tie

October 15, 2004
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 15, 2004

Box Score

TOWSON, MD  -The Old Dominion men's soccer team battled the Towson Tigers to a 2-2 tie Friday afternoon at the Towson Center Soccer Stadium.  Ross Mackenzie (Richmond, VA) and Jared Kent (Marietta, GA) scored goals for ODU, as the Monarchs improve to 7-3-2 overall and 2-2-1 in the Colonial Athletic Association.  Towson is 6-4-2 and 1-2-1 in the CAA.


J.C. Cole got Towson on the board first, in the third minute of play, before the Monarchs answered back, with a Ross Mackenzie shot from 30 yards out to tie the game at 1-1.  Jared Kent gave ODU the second half lead, 2-1, in the 64th minute of the game, but Towson's Pat Healey scored the game-tying goal, off assists by Sean Cunningham and Andrew Marshall, with help from a corner kick.


For the game, Towson out-shot ODU 22-12 and had a 13-1 corner kicks edge.  Goalkeeper John Connelly (Rockville, MD) made five saves and allowed two goals.


The Monarchs travel to Delaware tomorrow night, to take on the Blue Hens at 7:00.


Line Score:

ODU       1-1-0-0=2

TOW      1-1-0-0=2


3:14         TOW                J.C. Cole

17:46       ODU                Ross Mackenzie

64:03       ODU                Jared Kent

83:56       TOW                Pat Healey, from Sean Cunningham and Andrew Marshall


Shots:  ODU (12), TOW (22)

Corners:  ODU (1), TOW (13)

Saves:  ODU-John Connelly (5); TOW-Zak Thompson (5)