Men's Soccer Comeback Falls Short Against Baldwin-Wallace, 3-2

ERIE, Pa. - SUNY Geneseo first-year forward Ari Samoohy and sophomore back Jack Maher each scored, but the Knights' comeback bid fell short as the team dropped a 3-2 decision to Baldwin-Wallace in the Herb Lauffer Memorial Tournament hosted by Penn State Behrend on Friday night.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Samoohy scored his first collegiate goal off of a throw-in that was sent into the box. Senior forward Austin DeRidder earned an assist on the play as the Knights took a 1-0 lead in the sixth minute. 
  • Baldwin-Wallace responded with three consecutive goals, scoring in the ninth, 31st and the 52nd minute to take a 3-1 lead. 
  • Maher netted his first-career goal in the 61st minute to draw Geneseo back to within one score. 
  • The Knights had a pair of corner kick opportunities late in the game but could not convert on the chances.

QUICK FACTS

  • Geneseo outshot Baldwin-Wallace 11-8, putting nine shots on goal.
  • Junior goalkeeper Dillon Medd made three saves on the night. 
  • Nine yellow cards were issued in the game. 

WHAT'S NEXT?

Geneseo will take on host Penn State Behrend on the second day of the Herb Lauffer Memorial Tournament on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.