W&L SUFFERS 1-0 LOSS TO CHRISTOPHER NEWPORT IN NCAA REGIONAL FINALS (11/12)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Matt Boettcher's header off an assist from Oscar Gomez-Romero at the 61:10 mark gave Christopher Newport a 1-0 win over Washington and Lee in the NCAA South Region Men's Soccer Final.

The Generals outshot CNU, 12-11, but couldn't find the net for the first time all season. Sophomore goalkeeper Tim Foley (Darnestown, Md./Georgetown Prep) recorded six saves in goal for W&L, while Martin Zelada posted six saves in net for the Captains.

Washington and Lee ends its season with a school-record 19 victories against just two losses. Christopher Newport (18-2-1) will face Wisconsin-Oshkosh, winners of the NCAA Central Regional.

SCORING

GOALS 
W&L - None
CNU - Matt Boettcher

ASSISTS
W&L - None
CNU - Oscar Gomez-Romero

GOALTENDING 
Player (School)		Minutes	 GA	Saves	Shots	W/L/T
Tim Foley (W&L)		90 	 1	6	 7	L
Martin Zelada (CNU)  	90 	 0	6	 6	W

W&L			CNU
12	Shots		11
4	Corner Kicks	4
0	Penalty Kicks	0
6	Saves		6
17 	Fouls	      	21
1	Cards	      	1

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W&L MOVES TO NCAA SOUTH REGION CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 4-1 WIN OVER FROSTBURG (11/11)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Washington & Lee built a 3-0 lead and then held on for a 4-1 win over Frostburg St. in the first game of the NCAA South Region semifinals at Christopher Newport Saturday night.

The Generals scored first on an unassisted goal by senior back Ryan Nelson (Bel Air, Md./C. Milton Wright) in the 19th minute and added another goal by junior midfielder David Kodack (Branchburg, N.J./Somerville) less than two minutes later. That was assisted by sophomore forward Brad Murphy (Mantoloking, N.J./Christian Brothers).

In the second half junior forward Andrew Grimes (Lexington, Ky./Henry Clay) scored in the 51st minute with an assist going to senior midfielder Jon Wilson (Newport News, Va./Hampton Roads). Frostburg (16-5) then narrowed the margin to 3-1 when Adam Fletcher converted a pass from Gary Lasko, but the Bobcats gave the Generals an own goal in the 70th minute to wrap up the scoring.

W&L Goalkeeper Tim Foley made five saves as the Generals outshot Frostburg, 14-10.

The win improves Washington & Lee to 19-1. It will play Christopher Newport in the NCAA South Region finals on Sunday at 8:00 pm.

SCORING

GOALS 
W&L - Andrew Grimes (2), Ryan Nelson (1), David Kodack (1)
FSU - Adam Fletcher

ASSISTS
W&L - Brad Murphy (1), Jon WIlson (1)
FSU - Gary Lasko (1)

GOALTENDING 
Player (School)		Minutes	 GA	Saves	Shots	W/L/T
Tim Foley (W&L)		90 	 1	5	 6	W 
Mike Pregnall (FSU)  	70 	 3	5	 7	L
Jason Lawrence (FSU)  	20 	 1	0	 1	--

W&L			FSU
14	Shots		10
6	Corner Kicks	3
0	Penalty Kicks	0
5	Saves		5
4 	Fouls	      	7
2	Cards	      	1

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