Box Score Recap
Men's Soccer - Sat, Aug. 26, 2017 - posted by Kyle Condon
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Trinity Christian College
Taylor University (2-0-1)044
Trinity Christian (1-2)000
Palos Heights, IL
Scoring Summary
245:21Linn, Peter (Taylor University)
261:15Rader, Jeremiah (Taylor University)
265:02Nisbet, Lewis (Taylor University)
272:35Suranyi, Zoltan (Taylor University)
Taylor UniversityIndv. LeadersTrinity Christian
4 Players - 1Goals None
#6 Cavalheiro, Gabriel - 1Assists None
#10 Nisbet, Lewis - 3Shots #2 Massa, Tyler - 2
#1 Sezonov, Drew - 3Saves #1 Muller, Mathis - 4
Taylor UniversityTeam StatisticsTrinity Christian
14 (8)Shots (on goal) 6 (3)
3Saves 4
18Fouls 14
8Corner Kicks 3
0Offsides 0

Box Score

PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill. – The TU men's soccer team powered past Trinity Christian, 4-0, on the strength of four second-half goals on Saturday night.


Taylor and the Trolls (1-2) were deadlocked at 0-0 after 45 minutes of play, with both teams combining for just six shots.


Sophomore Peter Linn broke the scoreless tie with a score after just 21 seconds of play in the second half.


TU took a 2-0 lead in the 62nd minute when Jeremiah Rader tacked on another goal.


Lewis Nisbet continued the offensive barrage, adding a third Trojan goal four minutes later, courtesy of Gabriel Cavalheiro's first assist in a TU uniform.


Zoltan Suranyi completed the Taylor scoring in the 73rd minute, making the final tally of 4-0 in favor of the Trojans.


Taylor's scoring dominance in the second half was backed up by its 12-2 shot advantage over Trinity Christian over the final 45 minutes.


TU (2-0-1) will play its next contest on Monday at 1:00 pm against No. 5 West Virginia Tech (0-1) to cap the Trinity Christian Invitational.

Record: 4-1-2 Home: 3-0 Away: 1-1-1 Neutral: 0-0-1 Crossroads: 0-0