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Men's Soccer Hosts La Salle In Season Finale

Men's Soccer Hosts La Salle In Season Finale

ST. BONAVENTURE (5-10, 1-6) vs. LA SALLE (7-8-1, 3-4)
Saturday, Nov. 2 – 7:00 p.m.
St. Bonaventure, N.Y. – Marra Athletics Complex
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The St. Bonaventure University men's soccer team hosts La Salle Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Marra Athletics Complex in the final contest for the Bonnies of the 2019 season. Kickoff is slated for 7:00 p.m.

The Bonnies traveled to Howard Tuesday, Oct. 29 and came away with a 4-2 victory over the Bison. Joshua Pulla, Shea Currey and Luca Nicastro all scored for the Bonnies. Trevor Wilson was in net for the Bonnies and made seven saves.

Bonaventure has played well late in the season, winning three out of its last four contests. The Bonnies have beaten Army, George Mason and Howard while only falling to Davidson. Eleven Bona players have registered points over the last four games led by the freshman Pulla who has one goal and three assists for five points.

Saturday's matchup marks the 10th meeting all-time between the two teams with La Salle leading the all-time series 5-3-1. The last time the Bonnies and the Explorers met it was in Philadelphia and the Bonnies came out on top, 2-1, to keep their A-10 Tournament hopes alive. Jacob Dyck scored the game-winning goal in the closing second of double overtime to send the Bonnies home winners.

The Explorers enter Saturday's contest with an overall record of 7-8-1 and 3-4 in Atlantic 10 play. La Salle is currently in a four-way tie for sixth place with only one game remaining. The Explorers are led by Pat McCarthy who has four goals and two assists for 10 points on the year. In net, Brett Werner has played in 11 games and has made 55 saves on the year.

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