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La Salle outlasts Bonnies

La Salle outlasts Bonnies

Oct. 10, 2004

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. --La Salle earned a hard fought 2-1 win over St. Bonaventure in an Atlantic 10 Conference men's soccer game on Sunday at McGraw-Jennings Field.

Andrew Perez made it 1-0 La Salle in the 29th minute, scoring off a pass from Kevin Coleman and Scott Golden.

The Bonnies tied the score before the end of the half, when Misael Pedraza ripped at shot into the back of the La Salle net in the 43rd minute. Andy Garcia picked up his 8th assist of the season on the play.

Jeremy Ortiz put the Explorers up for good in the 66th minute, scoring on a pass from Ryan Dougherty and Scott Golden.

The Bonnies out-shot La Salle 17-9.

La Salle keeper Stash Graham recorded eight saves while Bona senior Sean Eyde made four saves.

The loss dropped the Bonnies to 5-5-1 overall and 1-3 in Atlantic 10 play. La Salle improved to 7-3-1 overall and 3-1 in conference play.

St. Bonaventure will return to action on Friday, Oct. 15, at McGraw-Jennings Field when the Bonnies host Richmond at 3:00.