Men's Soccer Hosts Yale University
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 4 p.m.
Quinnipiac University Bobcats (0-4) vs.
Yale University Bulldogs (1-5)
Quinnipiac Soccer Field - Hamden, Conn.
Quinnipiac Returns Home
The Quinnipiac University men's soccer team will host a non-conference match-up against Yale University on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 4 p.m. at Quinnipiac Soccer Field.
Follow The Bobcats
Live Stats for Tuesday afternoon's game against Yale University will be available. To access live stats, please click on the appropriate links on men's soccer schedule at www.quinnipiacbobcats.com.
Scouting Yale University
Yale faces Quinnipiac carrying a 1-5 record after capturing a 2-1 double-overtime victory against Sacred Heart on Sept. 18. It was the second time this season Yale has competed in a double-overtime contest, with the first ending in a heartbreaking loss, 2-1, on Sept. 7 against Fairfield. The Bulldogs are led by senior midfielder Andy Shorten (two goals), and junior midfielder Andy Hackbarth (one goal). Freshman forward Peter Jacobson has also scored one goal on the season.
All-Time Against The Bulldogs
Tuesday's non-conference game will be the eighth time the two squads have faced each other. Quinnipiac is 0-6-1 all-time against Yale. The last meeting between the two squads was on Sept. 5, 2009 in which the two teams tied 1-1.
Last Time Out
Quinnipiac was defeated, 1-0, on Saturday, Sept. 18 in Providence, R.I., against the Friars of Providence College. The Friars scored in the 63rdminute to capture the victory.
Home Sweet Home
The Bobcats return home after enduring a tough three-game road stretch. Tuesday will mark only the second home game of the year and the first home game since Sept. 4.
Lavallee Earns First Start
Sophomore goalkeeper Josh Lavallee (Upland, Calif.) started his first career game for Quinnipiac on Sept. 18 against Providence College. He allowed one goal while making five saves on the afternoon. Lavallee, a transfer student from Dayton, picked up his first minutes as a substitute on Sept. 11 against Loyola (Md.) University.
Suprise Welcomed Back
Sophomore forward Philip Suprise (Milwaukee, Wis.) made his first start of the season on Saturday, Sept. 18 against Providence College. Suprise took eight of the team's thirteen shots.
Back On The Road
After facing Yale University, Quinnipiac heads back on the road to play Stony Brook on Sunday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. at Kenneth P. LaVallee Stadium in Stony Brook, N.Y.