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Men’s Soccer Gets First Win of 2023 at Lourdes

SYLVANIA, Ohio. – The Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s soccer team (1-2-0) got its first win of the season on Wednesday, August 30.

MVNU traveled to Lourdes University and came away with a 1-0 win thanks to a strong defensive showing and goal from fifth-year senior Keon Boney.

Goal Recap:

MVNU 1-0 (50:12) – Boney, assisted by Sam Hershey

Inside the Box Score

MVNU got the win despite being outshot 20-7. Lourdes had 4 shots on goal, while all 7 of MVNU’s shots were on target

Lourdes won corner kicks by a 7-5 margin

Bram Stolp made 4 saves for MVNU in his first career start

Boney – 2 shots taken, 2 shots on goal

Hershey – 2 shots taken, 2 shots on goal

Zack Bowser, Caio Carrara, Ryan Walters – 1 shot taken, 1 shot on goal each

What’s Next

MVNU returns to CH4 Stadium on Saturday, September 2 for a match against Saint Mary of the Woods College. Kick-off is at 7:00pm.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students, and working adults. With a 327-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and several convenient Graduate and Professional Studies locations throughout the state, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education to more than 2,200 students from 31 states and 22 countries/U.S. territories.

Website Link: https://mvnucougars.com/sports/msoc/2023-24/releases/20230830zakmc6

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