Southern Auto Above Header 2015
MBB Voucher Above Header
Uploaded Ad
Battle 4 Atlantis
WBB Voucher Books Above Header
Big Blue 5K Upper Right Ad -2016
Tickets for Troops
Wrestling Vouchers 2015-2016
spacer   My Account for spacer

NORFOLK, VA—Bruno Castro’s goal with 4:23 left in the second overtime period lifted  Top ranked Creighton (4-0) to a 2-1 victory over Old Dominion (1-2) Friday night at the 38th annual Stihl Soccer Classic in front of a crowd of 2,106 at the ODU Soccer Stadium, which was the largest regular season crowd at the stadium since the 2006 match here against No. 4 Maryland (3,331).   In the earlier game W&M and Central Florida battled to a 1-1 tie.

“It was a very entertaining match for the crowd. I thought we had the better of the first half and I thought Creighton had the better of the second half,” said ODU head coach Alan Dawson. “ I think at the end what really hurt us was the fact that we didn’t have as many subs to put into the game, and they wore us down a little bit, and eventually got the winner. I feel so bad for my kids. I think their performance was fantastic, and I am very proud of our team. The crowd and atmosphere was fantastic tonight. It’s entertaining and lifts the team up, and we thank the crowd for being here and supporting us.”   

The Monarchs took  the early lead in the first half after a foul in the box. Junior Ivan Militar (Szeged, Hungary) scored on a penalty to put ODU up 1-0.  The Monarchs dominated play, outshooting the Bluejays 11-2 in the first half.

In the second half Creighton got the equalizer 13 minutes into the half after an ODU foul in the box. 

Bluejays senior  Zach Barnes then tied the match with the penalty kick.  

In the second OT period Vincent Kelly shot was blocked and Bruno Castro gathered the rebound and put it in to end the match.

The Monarchs outshot Creighton, 20-13 overall and 6-5 in shots on goal.  ODU’s senior keeper Sean Stowe had three saves on the night, while Creighton’s Alex Bolowich had five.

On Sunday, Creighton will play W&M at 12 noon and ODU will play UCF at 2:30

Creighton   0-1-0-1=2

ODU            1-0-0-0=1

34:23 ODU Ivan Militar on penalty kick

58:27 CU   Zach Barnes on Penalty Kick

105:37 CU  Bruno Castro from Vincent Keller.

Shots: ODU (20), CU (13)

SOG: ODU (6), CU (5)

Corners: ODU (8), CU (6)

Saves: ODU – Stowe(3), CU- Bolowich(5)


Returning Customers
Monarch Media users or returning customers, please login here.
Login/eMail Address


Forgot your Login?
New Customer
Set up a New Customer account for quick and easy online shopping and/or camp & event registration.

With your account you can easily track and manage your orders, update your information and more.
MBB Voucher Books Ad Belt
WBB Voucher Books Ad Belt
Big Blue 5K Belt Ad -2016
Wrestling Vouchers 2015-2016
Uploaded Ad
Baesball Vouchers 2016
Tickets the Troops
ODAF Donor Spotlight