SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men's soccer team recorded its third five-goal performance of the 2018 season with a 5-0 rout of Millsaps Sunday afternoon from Puett Field.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (6-7-1, 2-4) 5, Millsaps (3-10-1, 1-5) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The Tigers got on the board early and did not let up. In the 10th minute, After Alpo Sipilä attempted to put the ball in the net on the corner, the Majors keeper deflected the ball out to Thompson Schollert, who fired the ball into the net for his second goal of the season.
-Almost 10 minutes later, Sipilä took another corner kick and connected with Bobby Zolper for his first goal of the year.
-Leading 2-0 in the 34th minute, Schollaert sent an arcing pass to Kyle Johnston who beat two defenders to score his ninth goal of the year.
-Sewanee added a 57th-minute goal thanks to Schollaert's second goal of the match from Johnston.
-The Tigers finished the match with 22 shots and recorded their fifth clean sheet of 2018.
SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Thompson Schollaert recorded two goals on five total shots and an assist in Sunday's win.
-Kyle Johnston also added a goal and assist.
-James Murray (4-4) saved one shot as the defense held Millsaps to five shots.
MILLSAPS KEY STATISTICS
-Ruben Hamann took a shot on goal for the Majors.
-Alfie Miller (1-4) saved two shots in 35:18 in goal.
Sewanee will step outside of conference play one final time on Tuesday when the Tigers host Piedmont at Puett Field. Kickoff is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.