Men's Soccer Rebounds With Win at Ohio Valley

Men's Soccer Rebounds With Win at Ohio Valley

VIENNA, West Virginia - The Walsh Cavaliers men's soccer team returned to West Virginia on Saturday (Sept. 28) and rebounded after Thursday's loss with a 3-0 shutout of the Ohio Valley Fighting Scots. 

Walsh improved to 6-1-1 on the season and 2-1-1 in the G-MAC. The Cavaliers snapped a three-game losing streak to Ohio Valley and gave Ohio Valley their first home loss since 9/22/18. 

Ohio Valley outshot Walsh 7-5 in the first half but the game was deadlocked at zero through the first 45 minutes. 

The game remained tied until the 65th minute when Walsh took a 1-0 lead on an own goal from the Fighting Scots. A deflected header on a Walsh cross entered the goal and the Cavaliers took a one goal lead. 

Ten minutes later, Nathan Kett scored on an assist from Steven Taylor. In the 84th minute, Hayden Walbeck added a third goal on a corner kick from Taylor as Walsh won 3-0. 

The Fighting Scots took 15 shots in the second half, winning the shot battle 22-10 but could not find the back of the net.

Ethan Burawa made four saves in his second shutout of the year. 

Walsh will face #13 Lake Erie at home on Sunday (Oct. 6) at 3:00 PM. 

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