Release: September 1, 2007
soccer defeats Radford 1-0 in opening round of Highlander Classic
"We are very pleased with today's result," head coach Paul Marco said. "We started off slow but finished the game well against a very good team."
The Bearcats were down a man the final five minutes of the game after senior back Adam Chavez (Endicott, N.Y.) picked up his second yellow card of the game. The Highlanders, however, were unable to tie the game.
Radford outshot Binghamton 9-8 for the game but the Bearcats had a 6-4 advantage in the decisive second half. Sophomore goalkeeper Jason Stenta (Binghamton, N.Y.) made a pair of saves to preserve the shutout.
Binghamton faces Winthrop on Sunday at noon in the final day of the Highlander Classic. The Eagles are ranked No. 30 by College Soccer News.
PLEASE NOTE: Binghamton tied Furman 1-1 to start the 2005 season and played to a 1-1 deadlock against Bucknell in its first game last year. The Bearcats are now 2-0-3 in their last five season openers.
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