ST. BONAVENTURE , N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure University men's soccer team came up short, 1-0, at Canisius on Friday night.
The Griffs' lone goal came early, as Thomas Teupen found the back of the net with a header off a corner kick six minutes into the game.
The Bonnies came out of the half with momentum, and pressed Canisius.
Late in the second half, St. Bona earned two more chances to equalize. Perkins rifled a shot on net at the 76:37 mark, and Kieran Toland put one on net at the 81:17 mark that forced a save. Afful had a shot lined up and fired just high for the Bonnies' final strike of the game at 85:35.
The Bonnies return home to face Big 4 rival Niagara on Sunday at the Marra Athletics Complex. Kickoff is set for 3:00 p.m.
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