Place – Jerry Yeagley Field – Bill Armstrong Stadium – Bloomington, Indiana  First round – Lafayette (Patriot League Automatic) at Boston College (ACC #5)   Seven of the ten freshmen were development academy players, including Daniel Garcia who won the u17/18 National Championship with FC Dallas.

 It takes a special player and leader to handle the pressure that rests on the shoulders of a goalkeeper since a single mistake between the pipes can decide the outcome of a contest. Memphis at South Florida – Saturday Butehorn also believed the year-round warm weather would give him an immediate training edge with his plans for an international style of play. Brad Fountain scored from twenty yards out in the 82nd minute for FIU to knot the score at 2-2 and send the contest into overtime where Velasquez scored the game-winner from twelve yards out with an assist from Zack Stavrou.   Xavier is a long shot to win the conference tournament but don’t count them out. Ben Lundgaard had seven saves in goal for the Hokies.

The Cavaliers –one of the nation’s top scoring teams – have been shut out only five times in their past 87 games and all five were against the Seminoles. Stanford head coach Jeremy Gunn after the Cardinal topped Northeastern 1-0. – “I thought we passed and moved the ball incredibly tonight.”  It was mesmerizing at times. Continue reading