Juniata out duels McDaniel, 2-1

HUNTINGDON, Pa. – David Grim tallied one of Juniata’s two goals in a 2-1 victory over McDaniel in non-conference men’s soccer action on Wednesday.

            The Eagles (3-2) held a 12-9 advantage in shots while the Green Terror (2-3) finished with a 6-4 edge in corner kicks.
            Benjamin Knight (Acton, Mass./Acton-Boxborough Regional) made two saves for McDaniel while Ted Sonneborn made three stops for Juniata.
            Noah Bowers converted a penalty kick in the 26th minute to give the Eagles a 1-0 lead before Grim one-timed a Caleb Davis cross from 45 yards out to double the advantage at the 31:27 mark.
            In the 44th minute, an own goal trimmed the margin to 2-1 but neither team could find the back of the net in the second half.
            The Green Terror returns to action at Wesley on Wednesday. Game time is 7 p.m.
 
Score by Half                                            1          2          -           F
McDaniel (2-3)                                          1          0          -           1
Juniata (3-2)                                              2          0          -           2
 
Scoring
J – Noah Bowers (penalty kick), 25:07
J – David Grim (Caleb Davis), 31:27
M – Own Goal, 43:50
 
Shots: M 9, J 12. Corner Kicks: M 6, J 4. Fouls: M 20, J 19. Saves: M 2 (Benjamin Knight), J 3 (Ted Sonneborn).
 
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