Oct. 26, 1997
Rutgers Beats Providence, 3-1
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers defeated Providence College, 3-1, in BIG EAST men's soccer action Sunday, October 26 at Piscataway, N.J.
PC's senior captain Juan Acevedo scored the game's first goal at the 47:07 mark. Simon Forster scored Rutger's first goal to even the game at 1-1. Rutgers' Niklas Sandor and Mark Simpson netted the Scarlet Knights next two goals at the 69:59 and 73:55 mark of the game to put them ahead 3-1.
Rutgers goalkeeper John Conway made four saves in the win. PC's Dan Pires registered five stops in the loss.
Rutgers University improved its overall record to 9-6-2 and 6-2-2 in the BIG EAST, while Providence dropped to 3-13-0 overall and 1-9-0 in the BIG EAST.
Providence College returns to action on Saturday, Nov. 1 against Georgetown at Georgetown at 1:00 p.m.
Providence (3-13-0; 1-9-0) 0 1 -- 1
Rutgers (9-6-2; 6-2-2) 0 3 -- 3
SCORING: PC, Juan Acevedo (Dane Smith) 47:07; R, Simon Forster (Billy Walsh and John Rath) 52:21; R, Niklas Sandor (unassisted) 68:59; R, Mark Simpson (Jason Kenig) 73:55.
SAVES: R, John Conway 4; PC, Dan Pires 5.
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