Ripon edges Lawrence in overtime

Posted on: October 9th, 2012 by Joseph Vanden Acker

RIPON, Wis. — The Ripon College men’s soccer team scored with only three seconds left in the first overtime and pulled out a 1-0 Midwest Conference win over Lawrence University on Tuesday at Prairie Field.

Derek Saxon scored on a header at 99:57, with just three seconds left before the first overtime was set to expire.

Both teams mustered only nine shots in a contest played in miserable weather conditions. The gametime temperature was 45 degrees with a steady rain falling throughout the contest.

Daniel Mikesell made three saves to record the shutout for Ripon (4-7-1, 2-4-1 MWC). Kevin Aslett made three saves and took the loss for Lawrence (6-6-1, 3-3-1).

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