#7 Men’s Soccer Breaks Out with 6-0 Lassoing of New Haven

#7 Men’s Soccer Breaks Out with 6-0 Lassoing of New Haven

BOX SCORE | RAPID REACTION WITH HEAD COACH JOSH TAYLOR

When and Where: October 9, 2018 – Hooksett, N.H. (Penmen Stadium)
Score:  Southern New Hampshire University 6, University of New Haven 0
Records:
 SNHU 10-1-1 (6-1-1 NE10), UNH 2-9-1 (2-5-1 NE10)

Senior Alex Satrustegui (Pamplona, Spain) scored twice, sophomore Nadjib Chibout (Leon, France) dished a trio of assists and senior goalkeeper Daniel Milton (Ajax, Ontario) made eight saves, as the seventh-ranked Southern New Hampshire University men's soccer team used a five-goal, second-half explosion to silence the University of New Haven, 6-0, Tuesday night at Penmen Stadium.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS

  • Satrustegui, who now leads the nation with 19 goals, turns in his sixth multiple-goal performance of the season.
  • This was Chibout's first multi-goal or multi-assist performance of the season.
  • Senior Olafur Einarsson (Esafjordur, Iceland) registered a goal and an assist.
  • Milton's eight saves over the opening 74:51 were a season best.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Southern New Hampshire found the scoreboard just 6:08 into the contest when Chibout won a footrace to the ball down the left flank and sent a feed to near side of the box, where Satrustegui collected the pass and scored inside the far post.
  • The score stayed that way until early in the 57th minute when Satrustegui struck again, heading a left-flank service from Einarsson inside the near post to make it 2-0.
  • The Penmen added another just 1:43 later when Einarsson tallied a goal of his own, gathering a rebound off a Chibout shot at the top of the box and ripping a shot that found the back of the net.
  • SNHU made it 4-0 midway through the 68th minute when Chibout delivered a ball from left-to-right onto the foot of sophomore Tom Marriott (Nottingham, England), who blasted a shot into the far left side of the net.
  • Sophomore Andre Pereira (Cheshire, Conn.) extended the lead to 5-0 early in the 71st minute, heading home a rebound off a hard shot from junior Michael Goncalves (Ludlow, Mass.).
  • Junior Jonathan Lach (Norton, Mass.) capped the scoring in the 73rd minute when he buried a shot after redshirt-sophomore Salim Sidique (Bronx, N.Y.) slid near the right flank to poke the ball to his feet.

INSIDE THE BOX SCORE

  • Redshirt-sophomore Jackson Rivers (Epping, N.H.) made two saves over the final 15:09 of action for the Penmen. New Haven goalkeeper Stefano Lorusso stopped 10 shots.
  • The Penmen owned a 23-13 advantage in shots, including 14-8 in the second half.
  • New Haven held a 5-4 edge in corner kicks.

NOTES

  • Southern New Hampshire, which is ranked seventh in the United Soccer Coaches Division II Poll, is unbeaten in 11 of 12 to begin the season.
  • Einarsson's goal was his first in a Penmen uniform.
  • The appearance for Rivers was the first of his career.
  • Satrustegui has now scored in 24 of the 29 matches he has played in with the Penmen, who are 20-3-1 when he finds the back of the net.
  • With 19 goals and two assists for 40 points through 12 games, Satrustegui has already surpassed two of those categories from his 15-goal, 4-assist, 34-point performance from 17 matches a year ago.
  • Southern New Hampshire improves to 91-12-10 (.850) over its last 113 matches dating back to the beginning of the 2013 National Championship season.
  • The Penmen are now 68-8-6 (.866) over their last 82 contests at home, including 6-1-0 at Penmen Stadium.

UP NEXT 

  • The Penmen are back in action Friday, Oct. 12 (7 p.m.) when they take on in-state rival Franklin Pierce University.
  • The next home match for SNHU is Saturday, Oct. 20 (4 p.m.) when it plays host to the College of Saint Rose at Penmen Stadium.

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