Tigers close season with win

Tigers close season with win

Meadville, Pa. – The men's soccer team took a 3-2 win at Allegheny on Saturday to wrap up its regular season.

The win pushed the Tigers to 11-2-4 overall and a 6-1-2 record in North Coast Athletic Conference play and secured a spot in the conference tournament.

The Tigers controlled most of the game, especially in the first half, as they took a 2-0 lead at halftime. Alieu Musa broke the scoreless tie at 27:36, and Taras Tataryn made it a 2-0 game at 36:18. EJ Moore and Musa picked up an assist on the goals.

Allegheny (4-11-2, 3-5-1) recorded its first goal at 51:22 off a goal by Aaron Donahoe. The score stayed 2-1 until Adrian Ables scored the game-winner at 75:30 off an assist from Mitch Reavis. Allegheny would score again at 88:13 but could not complete the comeback.

Chris Yount (10-2-4) recorded the win in net. He made five saves as Allegheny took 15 shots. Allegheny's Jake Pugliese (4-11-2) took the loss. He made seven saves as DePauw took 21 shots.

DePauw also took 10 corners to Allegheny's four.