Bennett Pang’s goal in the 27th minute was the only score of the contest and gave the Lawrence University men’s soccer team a 1-0 Midwest Conference victory over visiting Lake Forest College on Saturday.
Goalkeeper Andrew Finley made three saves to pick up the shutout for Lawrence, which has won four straight.
The Lawrence University men’s soccer team scored four times in the first 27 minutes and went on to a 4-2 nonconference victory over Edgewood College on Wednesday.
Karl Mayer got the scoring started for Lawrence with his first career goal in the sixth minute. Jared Padway paced the Lawrence offense with a goal and two assists. Paul Senner and Bennett Pang also scored for the Vikings, who have won three consecutive games.
Steven Solomon picked up the victory after holding the Eagles scoreless in the first half.
Lawrence University men’s soccer standout Steven Solomon has been named the Midwest Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
A freshman goalkeeper, Solomon (Fort Collins, Colo./Fort Collins) won the award after an outstanding two games in net for the Vikings. For the two games last week, Solomon posted a 2-0 record with a shutout, a .933 save percentage and a 0.50 goals against average
In Lawrence’s 1-0 victory over the Milwaukee School of Engineering, Solomon made five saves to record the shutout. In a 2-1 victory over Beloit College to open Midwest Conference play, Solomon made nine saves.
Solomon is 3-1 on the season with two shutouts. He has a .880 save percentage and a 0.75 goals against average.
Lawrence returns to action on Wednesday when it hosts Edgewood College.
Cameron Blegen picked a good time for his first career goal.
Blegen, a junior midfielder, scored at the 76:02 mark to snap a 1-1 tie and give the Lawrence University men’s soccer team a 2-1 Midwest Conference win Saturday over Beloit College. Bennett Pang and Stephen Exarhos picked up assists on Blegen’s game-winning goal. Freshman Charlie Mann also scored his first career goal for the Vikings.
Steven Solomon made nine saves to earn the victory.
The Lawrence University men’s and women’s soccer matches scheduled for Saturday have been moved to the USA Youth Sports Complex.
The men’s match vs. Beloit College is set for 2 p.m. with the women’s match against the Buccaneers taking place at 4 p.m.
The USA Youth Sports Complex is located at 3300 E. Evergreen Drive, Appleton.
David Caprile scored his first career goal and that lifted the Lawrence University men’s soccer team to a 1-0 nonconference victory over the Milwaukee School of Engineering on Wednesday.
Caprile’s rocket from 20 yards out beat MSOE goalkeeper Jon Cerny for the only goal of the match. Lawrence freshman goalkeeper Steven Solomon picked up his second career shutout and finished with five saves. Solomon got a big assist from defender Hashim Allah-Morad, who headed away a ball headed for the back of the net late in the contest.
The Vikings, who improved to 2-2 on the season, had a 12-9 edge in shots.
AURORA, Ill. — The Aurora University men’s soccer team scored twice in the first 22 minutes and went on to a 2-0 win over Lawrence University on Sunday.
Aurora scored in the 13th minute and then got a penalty kick in the 22nd minute to complete the scoring.
DUBUQUE, Iowa — The Lawrence University men’s soccer team dropped a 4-0 nonconference decision at Clarke University on Saturday.
The Vikings fell to 1-1 on the season.
FARMINGTON, Maine – The Lawrence University men’s soccer team opened its season with a 2-0 shutout at Maine-Farmington on Wednesday.
Senior Bennett Pang picked up a goal and an assist and senior Paul Senner also scored for the Vikings. Pang got Lawrence on the board with a score just 30 seconds before halftime. Freshman Charlie Mann assisted on Pang’s goal.
Senner made it 2-0 in the 81st minute off an assist from Pang.
Freshman goalkeeper Steven Solomon picked up a shutout in his first career match. He made four saves.
A pair of Lawrence University soccer camps have been canceled.
The High School Preseason Camp and the Summer Team Camp, both set for Aug. 9-11, will not be held.
Any questions should be directed to Blake Johnson, Lawrence Director of Soccer, at 920-832-7034.