EAST LANSING, Mich. – Senior goalkeeper
Colin O'Donnell (Hampden, Mass.) tallied a
game-high four saves, but it wasn't enough, as the University
of New Hampshire men's soccer team fell to
18th-ranked Michigan State University, 2-0, Wednesday
afternoon at Old College Field.
With the loss the 'Cats drop to 5-2-2, while the Spartans improve to 8-2-0, notching their seventh win in their last eight outings.
Michigan State wouldn't wait long to add to its lead, as Mark Barone served a ball into the box off a corner kick and Domenic Barone was able to connect with the pass, heading it into the net at 63:52 for his team-best fifth goal of the season.
Michigan State outshot New Hampshire 14-7 in the contest, holding the shot advantage in both frames of play. Dylan George (Bangor, Maine) led the 'Cats with a game-high four shots.
New Hampshire returns to action Saturday, Oct. 9 when the Wildcats return home to take on the University of Maryland Baltimore County at 7 p.m. on Bremner Field.