In the second weekend matchup with the visiting Huskies, after 90 minutes of great action SMU was able blank Sea-Hawks 3-0.
With onnly 5 minutes into play, Sea-Hawks #10 Tyler Kirby lined up a corner kick with the net but SMU keeper Jensen Brown volleyed it over the top. After some strong play but few shots on goal, #11 Alex Black broke the silence in the 24th minute with a hard shot that was shut down on a great save by Sea-Hawks keeper #31 Dylan Crichton. To start the Huskies on the scoreboard, #9 Tyler Dorey put in a rebound after teammate #7 James Spence missed off the post. In the 45th minute #11 Alex Black finished the half with a header off an assist from #7 James Spence.
The action continued in the 2nd half in the second half when MUN's Tyler Kirby had an attempt at Huskies net but was turned down by an offside call. Shortly thereafter SMU's Tyler Dorey came back to test the Sea-Hawks keeper but Crichton wouldn't allow the goal. Not letting MUN's keeper rest, #10 Sumit Malik sent him a hard shot but Dylan Crichton would meet the challenge, denying the goal with an impressive diving push- away. In the last few minutes of play, Sumit Malik sent another rocket into the back of the Sea-Hawks net to bring to close off the scoring.
The Huskies host the Mounties on Saturday, September 14th to open their season at home. The Men's Sea-Hawks play again next weekend, September 14th at UNB.
by MUN Communications