Banks Leads ODU Over American, 2-0 In Exhibition Match
By ODU Athletics
Aug. 20, 2008
NORFOLK, VA--Senior midfielder Trevor Banks scored a goal in each half to lead the Monarchs of Old Dominion to a 2-0 exhibition win over the Eagles of American University Wednesday night. Newcomers Tommy Webb (Aukland, New Zealand) and Haris Cekic (Ontario,Canada) added assists.
Seven minutes into the match Cecik sent a cross to Banks on the right side of the box and he pushed it in to give ODU a 1-0 lead at halftime.
In the second half, Banks who was named pre-season CAA Co-Player of the Year today by the league coaches scored again when he took a pass from freshman Tommy Webb for the final 2-0 score.
ODU returns to action Saturday night when the travel to Charlottesville to take on Virginia in the final exhibition match for both teams. Game time is 7 p.m.
AU 0-0=0 ODU 1-1=2
Shots: AU (4), ODU (9) Shots on goal: AU (1), ODU (3) Corners: AU (3), ODU (2) Saves: AU- Matt Makowski(1), ODU- Evan Newton (1)