Golden Eagles Fall to Tulsa in Exhibition Match

Golden Eagles Fall to Tulsa in Exhibition Match

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 1 – Tulsa 2
Record: ORU (0-0)
Location: Case Soccer Complex (Tulsa, Okla.)

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team fell to the University of Tulsa 2-1 Saturday evening at the Case Soccer Complex in the team's final exhibition match of the season.

Freshman newcomer Jose Castro scored the first goal of the game from 16 yards out in the 30th minute for the Golden Eagles. Corey Cantor was credited with the assist.

In the second half, Tulsa's Rollie Rocha tied the game with a penalty kick in the 50th minute.

The Golden Hurricane scored the go ahead goal in the 64th minute when Chase Bromstedt received a pass from the left side by Cameron Drackett and scored from inside the box. Drackett was credited the assist.

Inside the Box Score
- Tulsa out-shot ORU 18-12 in the match. The Golden Eagles had 10 shots on goal.

- Thibaut Giquel played all 90 minutes for ORU and recorded six saves.

- Between the two teams there were 42 fouls. Tulsa had eight shots on goal and nine saves. There were five yellow cards given in tonight's game.

- The Golden Eagles had eight newcomers play in their first career college soccer game.

Up Next
The Golden Eagles will open the regular season at home against Incarnate Word on Friday, August 25 at 7 p.m. inside the Case Soccer Complex.

For the latest information on ORU men's soccer, follow @ORUMSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.

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