MEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS UPJ IN WVIAC TOURNAMENT
|88:13 - 2nd||1||2||T|
|Davis & Elkins (12-5-1)||1||2||3|
|1st - 21:48||Humberto Bertran (Davis & Elkins)|
|2nd - 70:04||David Nuernberg (Davis & Elkins)|
|2nd - 76:29||Zeke Buchta (UPJ)|
|2nd - 88:13||David Nuernberg (Davis & Elkins)|
|UPJ||Davis & Elkins|
Zeke Buchta - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#7, #17 - 2)
Sv: Michael Cuccaro - 12
David Nuernberg - 2
A: David Nuernberg - 1
Sh: David Nuernberg - 9
Sv: Moises Oseguera - 2
|TEAM STATISTICS||UPJ||Davis & Elkins|
|Shots (on goal)||8 (3)||28 (15)|
BUCKHANNON, WV -Freshman David Nuernberg scored two goals Tuesday night to lead the Davis & Elkins men's soccer team, currently ranked No. 22 in the latest NSCAA poll, to a 3-1 win over UPJ in the WVIAC Tournament.
Freshman Humberto Bertran put D&E on the scoreboard first when he controlled a rebound off a David Nuernberg shot and headed the ball into the back of the net at the 21:48 mark.
Nuernberg scored his first goal of the game in the 71st minute to give D&E a 2-0 lead.
UPJ answered in the 77th minute when Zeke Buchta scored to cut the margin to 2-1.
Nuernberg sealed the win for the Senators at the 88:13 mark to conclude the scoring.
Junior goalkeeper Moises Oseguera went the distance in the net and recorded two saves.
D&E improves to 12-5-1 and UPJ falls to 7-9. The Senators will face Charleston on the road Thursday at 7 p.m.