|Taylor University (2-0-1)||0||4||4|
|Trinity Christian (1-2)||0||0||0|
|Palos Heights, IL|
|2||45:21||Linn, Peter (Taylor University)|
|2||61:15||Rader, Jeremiah (Taylor University)|
|2||65:02||Nisbet, Lewis (Taylor University)|
|2||72:35||Suranyi, Zoltan (Taylor University)|
|Taylor University||Indv. Leaders||Trinity Christian|
|4 Players - 1||Goals||None|
|#6 Cavalheiro, Gabriel - 1||Assists||None|
|#10 Nisbet, Lewis - 3||Shots||#2 Massa, Tyler - 2|
|#1 Sezonov, Drew - 3||Saves||#1 Muller, Mathis - 4|
|Taylor University||Team Statistics||Trinity Christian|
|14 (8)||Shots (on goal)||6 (3)|
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.
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.