Single goal enough for Muhlenberg

Robert Hollasch © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Robert Hollasch © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

Mules topple McDaniel, tie for top spot in conference

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Cody Antonini tallied in the game's 51st minute to key a 1-0 victory by Muhlenberg over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) men's soccer action on Wednesday.

The Mules (9-3-1, 5-1 CC) finished with a 14-3 advantage in shots to match Swarthmore and Johns Hopkins at 5-1 in CC play with three conference games remaining.

The Green Terror (7-7, 3-3 CC), who got seven saves from Robert Hollasch (Marriottsville, Md./Libert), fall into a tie for sixth place - one-half game behind Dickinson.

Off a loose ball in front of the net, Josh Luginibuhl found Antonini for the game's lone goal at the 50:21 mark.

McDaniel returns to action at home against Swarthmore on Saturday. Game time is 1 p.m.

Score by Period                                    1            2            -            F
McDaniel (7-7, 3-3 CC)                                    0            0            -            0
Muhlenberg (9-3-1, 5-1 CC)                        0            1            -            1

Scoring Summary:
Mu - Cody Antonini (Josh Luginbuhl), 50:21

Shots: Mc 3, Mu 14. Corner Kicks: Mc 0, Mu 11. Fouls: Mc 11, Mu 11. Saves: Mc 7 (Robert Hollasch), Mu 2 (Jason Daniels).