Playing in their second consecutive overtime the Hanover College men’s soccer team fell in the second overtime period to Huntington University 1-0. The match was held Tuesday, Sept. 4, at L.S. Ayres Athletic Complex.
The Panthers (0-2-1) held the Foresters (3-1) scoreless in regular time and the first period of extra time until Jake Essig converted a deflection by Hanover goalkeeper John Seewer (Louisville, Ky.) in the 104th minute.
Seewer finished the match with six saves.
Sophomore midfielder Matt Grau (Cincinnati, Ohio) and freshman defender Jacob Thomsen (Holte Denmark) led Hanover with two shots on goal apiece. Four others Panthers attempted shots on goal.
Huntington outshot Hanover 17-8, while also winning the advantage of corner kicks 7-1.
Published Tuesday, September 4, 2012