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Ian Lovett '06
Sophomore Ian Lovett had a goal and an assist in the win.

18th-Ranked Jeffs Shock Fifth-Ranked Bowdoin, 3-1

September 27, 2003

AMHERST, MA - The 18th-ranked Amherst College menís soccer team remained in first place in the NESCAC with a 3-1 win over visiting fifth-ranked Bowdoin College on Saturday. The Jeffs rebounded from a 1-0 halftime deficit with a trio of second half scoring strikes to up their record to 5-1 overall and 3-0 in conference play.

Bowdoin sophomore Andrew Russo (Weymouth, MA) opened the scoring with a point-blank shot to the right side of the net in the in the 39th minute. The score remained 1-0 until 14:14 into the second half, when Amherst senior quad-captain Mike York (Natick, MA) connected on a header off a corner kick from sophomore forward Joe Gannon (Hanson, MA).

With the score knotted 1-1, Amherst rookie Mike Wohl (Northampton, MA) tapped in the game-winner, courtesy of a deft crossing pass by sophomore midfielder Ian Lovett (Newton, MA) midway through the second half. Lovett added an insurance tally just under four minutes later - a header off a throw-in from senior defender Brad Coffey (Yarmouth, ME).

Sophomore goalie Greg Lockwood (Vancouver, WA) held Bowdoin in check with six saves, while Polar Bear netminder Travis Derr (Berlin, CT) tallied six as well in the loss. Bowdoin falls to 3-1-1 overall and 1-1-1 in conference play.

Amherst returns to action Wednesday at 4 p.m. at non-league foe Springfield College.


Saturday, September 27, 2003

 

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Amherst College (5-1/3-0)

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Bowdoin College (3-1-1/1-1-1)

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SCORING:
B - Andrew Russo (unassisted) 38:30
A - Mike York (Joe Gannon) 59:14
A - Mike Wohl (Ian Lovett) 67:40
A - Ian Lovett (Brad Coffey) 71:15

GOALKEEPING:
A - Greg Lockwood (90:00, 1 GA, 6 saves)
B - Travis Derr (90:00, 3 GA, 6 saves)

SHOTS: A - 9; B - 7
CORNER KICKS: A - 10; B - 3
FOULS: A - 7; B - 6