Double OT loss for Marlins at Randolph
|Va. Wesleyan (4-10-1/2-6 ODAC)||0||0||0||0||0|
|Randolph (11-5-0/4-4 ODAC)||0||0||0||1||1|
|OT - 106:43||Nick Cornell (Randolph)|
Sh: Adam Stringer - 3
Sv: Ryan Zmuda - 5
Nick Cornell - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#7, #8 - 3)
Sv: Carter Smith - 4
|TEAM STATISTICS||Va. Wesleyan||Randolph|
|Shots (on goal)||12 (5)||20 (6)|
LYNCHBURG, Va. -- One goal decided the outcome again for Virginia Wesleyan College's men's soccer team on Wednesday.
Nick Cornell (Front Royal, Va./Warren) scored on a free kick from about 25 yards out in the 107 minute to lift the host WildCats of Randolph College to a 1-0 double overtime win over the Marlins in Old Dominion Athletic Conference action.
While VWC drops to 4-10-1 overall, and to 2-6 in the league, Randolph improves to 11-5 overall and to 4-4 in the loop.
The Marlins created scoring opportunities throughout the game, but Randolph's defense stepped up to make the stops when it had to.
Randolph finished with a 20-12 advantage in shots and posted a 9-7 edge in corner kicks.
Ryan Zmuda (Virginia Beach/Princess Anne) recorded five saves in goal for the Marlins. Carter Smith (Mechanicsville, Va./Lee-Davis) also recorded five saves for Randolph.
VWC competes again on Saturday, Oct. 22, hosting Emory & Henry College in ODAC competition beginning at 2 p.m.