Immediate Release: September 23, 2006
Contact: David O'Brian (email@example.com)
men's soccer defeats Maine 2-1 in America Eact Conference opener
ORONO, Maine-- Senior midfielder Bryan Arnault (Clay,
N.Y.) and junior back Adam Chavez (Endicott, N.Y.) each
netted second-half goals, leading Binghamton (3-5-3, 1-0-0 AE)
to a 2-1 win at Maine (0-9-0, 0-1-0 AE) in an America East Conference
game on Saturday afternoon. The victory is the Bearcats' second
in their last three games.
"We are playing better soccer these past few weeks and are
glad to get the win today," head coach Paul Marco said.
"We need to keep working on some things before Wednesday's
game (against New Hampshire) but we got two world-class goals
Arnault broke a scoreless tie at the 70:19 mark with his second
goal of the season. It was a 22-yard blast that was assisted
by junior midfielder Matt Narode (Glenmont, N.Y.).
The goal by Chavez, which came at the 81:53 mark, was an 18-yard
strike and was assisted by sophomore back Barry Neville
(Mearns Castle, Scotland). Chavez now also has a pair of goals
The Black Bears broke the shutout with 18 seconds remaining on
a goal by Cooper Friend.
Binghamton outshot Maine 21-6.
Bearcats return home on Wednesday for a 4 p.m. game against New