No. 5 Monarchs Travel to UMBC Saturday at 1:00

September 17, 2004
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 17, 2004

NORFOLK, VA -The #5 Old Dominion men's soccer team will travel to Baltimore, MD Saturday for a 1:00 PM match-up with the University of Maryland-Baltimore County.  The Monarchs, fresh off a repeat victory at the ODU Stihl Soccer Classic, goes into the game with a 4-0-0 record.  The Retrievers are 3-0-1 for the season.


ODU is 1-0-1 all-time against UMBC, defeating the Retrievers 2-0 last season at the ODU Soccer Stadium.  The Monarchs previously tied UMBC 1-1 during the 1978 season.


UMBC defeated NC State 2-1 in Raleigh, NC Wednesday night.  The Monarchs defeated Navy 5-1 and Rutgers 1-0 during the Stihl Soccer Classic this past weekend.  Freshman Defender David Horst (Pine Grove, PA) was named Co-Rookie of the Week for his efforts during the weekend.


The Monarchs will return home on Tuesday, September 21, to host preseason #3 North Carolina at 7:00.