‘Gulls Drop Shoremen the Shore

By Gabby Devaud

Elm Staff Writer

The Washington College men’s soccer team lost 2-1 in a non-conference men’s soccer game versus Salisbury University last Wednesday night.  Despite their hard work and tough play, WC could not hold their lead after scoring early.

The Shoremen got on the board at 9:55 when junior defender Robert Gavora sent a free kick into the box that was headed by sophomore midfielder Sam Wild to junior defender Ryan Duffy.  Duffy buried the ball into the back of the net to give WC the early 1-0 advantage.  Salisbury got the equalizer at 42:07, and scored again off a penalty-kick following a Washington foul in the box.  Senior goalkeeper Chris Phipps made 14 saves in the loss for Washington.

The Shoremen returned to action last Sunday with a 2:00 p.m. game at Shenandoah.After playing into double overtime, the two teams ended the game in a 0-0 tie.

The Shoremen (1-1-1) return to action Saturday with a 7:00 p.m. game versus Dickinson.  Come show your support for WC at their Homecoming game!

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