Soccer drops second straight in 4-1 loss to Villanova
The Pirates dropped their second straight conference match to Villanova by the score of 4-1 on Sunday at Owen T. Carroll Field.
Senior goalkeeper Paul McHenry faced 13 shots, saving only one and allowing four goals before being removed with less than 15 minutes to play in the game.
Villanova midfielder Mike Seamon led the team with two goals on six shots.
Seamon put the Wildcats ahead 1-0, when in the 13th minute he dribbled to the middle of the field and fired a shot from 20 yards out.
Villanova’s Adam Amann scored in the 43rd minute when he headed a cornerkick from Seamon.
In the 59th minute, Seamon scored again when he dribbled to the center and put in a shot past McHenry.
Just over a minute later, Kyle Soroka scored from point blank range, giving the Wildcats a 4-0 lead.
The Hall’s lone goal came in the 78th minute when a cross pass deflected off a Wildcat defender into the goal.
The Pirates managed only nine shots in the game, putting only four on the goal.
Seton Hall will head to South Bend, Ind. to face Notre Dame on Friday.
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