Men’s Soccer Falls to Denver Saturday

Men’s Soccer Falls to Denver Saturday

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 0 – Denver 2
Record: ORU (4-8-1) (1-2) – Denver (8-6-0) (3-0)
Location: Case Soccer Complex (Tulsa, Okla.)

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team took nine shots in the match, but fell to the Denver Pioneers, 2-0 Saturday evening at the Case Soccer Complex.

Andre Shinyashiki scored the first goal of the match for Denver in the 33rd minute and put the Pioneers up 1-0 when he scored from six yards out from the right side after receiving a pass from Kenny Akamatsu. Akamatsu was credited with the assist.

In the second half, Andre Shinyashiki scored his second goal of the game to give the Pioneers a 2-0 lead in the 86th minute. Shinyashiki scored on a three-two breakaway from the right side, five yards out. Dylan Keeney was credited with the assist.

Inside the Box Score
- Denver out-shot ORU 18-9 in the match. The Golden Eagles had one shot on goal.

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

- Junior Chavez had one shot on goal in tonight's game.

- Between the two teams there were 18 fouls. The Pioneers had 10 shots on goal and one save. There were three yellow cards issued in tonight's game, one to ORU and two to Denver.

Up Next
The Golden Eagles will be back in action Saturday, October 28 at 7 p.m. against Western Illinois for a senior day matchup.

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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