|Date||Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015|
|Location||Baltimore, Md. | Ridley Athletic Complex|
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Loyola Greyhounds (1-9-2, 0-4-1 Patriot League)
• Freshman A. Mickey Watson scored his first collegiate goal at Boston University, but the Greyhounds gave up goals to the Terriers in the 63rd and 74th minute, respectively, to fall, 2-1, at Nickerson Field.
• Junior Brennan Goldsmith leads Loyola with three points on one goal and one assist this year. Goldsmith became the first Greyhound to score this season when he netted a goal at Duke.
• Freshman A. Mickey Watson and sophomore Brad Warenicz are second on the team with two points, while juniors Alex Ponvert , Antony Sare and Laurin Vogel have added one assist each.
• Loyola’s lone victory was a 1-0 upset win over No. 11 UMBC in the Battle of Baltimore. Warenicz netted the game-winning goal in the 55th minute, assisted by Ponvert and Goldsmith.
• Defensively, Watson leads the way and was named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week on September 14 after helping Loyola record a 1-0 shutout win against the Retrievers.
• After playing every minute of last season, Matt Sanchez has played in 1030 this season. He has a 1.49 goals-against average and a .730 save percentage to go with three shutouts.
• In a scoreless tie with Lafayette, Sanchez stopped seven shots to pick up his 100th career save.
Drexel Dragons (2-11-1, 1-5-0 CAA)
• In its third-straight road contest, Drexel is looking to snap a five-game losing skid.
• This season, Drexel owns a pair of 1-0 wins over Penn and James Madison, while the Dragons also played Saint Joseph’s to a double-overtime scoreless tie.
• Nine Dragons have contributed to the offense this season, including six with goals.
• Colin McGlynn leads the way with four goals and nine points, while Dakota Peterson leads the team with two assists.
• Ilai Shvika and Francisco Palma are tied for second with three points on one goal and one assist each.
• Tyler Afflerbach and Jacob Jordan have split time in goal for the Dragons, with Afflerbach starting and playing eight games and Jordan starting and playing the other six.
• In 720 minutes, Afflerbach has given up 15 goals and stopped 33 shots for a 1.88 goals-against average and a .688 save percentage.
• Jordan has played 560 minutes and has a 1.93 GAA and .760 save percentage.
Versus The Mountain Hawks
• This will be the second meeting between Loyola and Drexel in men’s soccer.
• In last year’s inaugural meeting, the Greyhounds used a goal from Jake Heroux in the 88th minute to escape with a 1-0 win over the Dragons at Vidas Field.
• The Greyhounds will close out the remainder of the season with conference contests.
• Loyola will host Army West Point first, as the Black Knights visit Ridley Athletic Complex on Saturday for a 7 p.m., kickoff.