Men's Soccer Drops First Match Of The Season At Hobart, 3-0

GENEVA, N.Y. - The SUNY Geneseo men's soccer team dropped its first contest of the season, falling to host Hobart, 3-0, on Saturday afternoon in Geneva. 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The Knights played the Statesmen to an even first half, outshooting the hosts, 7-6. Sophomore forward Ariel Samoohy and first-year midfielder Justin Arilotta each put a chance on net in the first period, but Hobart turned them both away as the two teams entered the halftime break tied, 0-0.
  • In the 62nd minute, Geneseo surrendered a penalty and Hobart converted the penalty kick to take a 1-0 lead.
  • The Statesmen added goals in the 76th and 80th minutes to take a 3-0 lead. 

QUICK FACTS 

  • Hobart outshot Geneseo, 15-12, while earning seven corner kicks to the Knights' six. 
  • First-year goalkeeper Will Price made six saves.

WHAT'S NEXT? 

The Knights (4-1-0) return to action on Tuesday, Sept. 17 when they travel to face Rochester.