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PSU Men’s Soccer ties Lyndon State

PSU Men’s Soccer ties Lyndon State

The Panthers equaled the hornet sting

            Lyndonville, Vt. – The Plymouth State men's soccer team rallied late in the second half to a 2-2 double overtime tie with the Lyndon State College Hornets.  After a scoreless first half the Hornets would strike first with a pair of goals early in the second half.  The Panthers would answer in the 70th minute with a goal by Erik Ljunglof (Orebro, SWE), and then again by Nick Rutherford (Sydney, AUS) to tie it up at 74:17.  Moving into overtime both teams showed promise with several moves on the net, but neither team was able to sneak anything by the Panther or Hornet goalkeepers leaving the match deadlocked.

 

THE BASICS

Varsity Athletic Field, Tuesday, October 17, Lyndonville, Vt. 2016

Plymouth State 2, Lyndon 2

Records:

PSU 4-7-2 (LEC 1-4-0); Lyndon 5-7-1 (2-6-0)

 

HIGHLIGHTS

*Lyndon State goal by Liam Kelleher, from Dylan Cherko @ 49:42

*Lyndon State goal by Devin Cowan, from Dylan Cherko @50:45

*Plymouth State goal by Erik Ljunglof, from Jerry Randolph (Malmo, SWE) @ 70:10

*Plymouth State goal by Nick Rutherford, from Joni Hongisto (Kaarina, FIN) @74:17

*Plymouth state goalie James Mansour (Auburn, N.H.) had 7 saves on the day. in his first start of the season 

Notes

Non-Conference rivalry 

NEXT MATCH

PSU @ RIC., Saturday, November 22, 1:00 p.m.

Lyndon hosts Johnson State, Saturday, November 22, 2:30. 

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