Golden Eagles Challenge Grand Canyon in Monday Showdown

Golden Eagles Challenge Grand Canyon in Monday Showdown

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team will host the Grand Canyon Lopes Monday, September 17 at 7 p.m. inside the Case Soccer Complex.

Fans may also follow Live Stats, Live Video or the @ORUMSoccer Twitter page for in-game updates.

Important Links

Live Stats: vs. Grand Canyon
Live Video: vs. Grand Canyon
Stats (2018): ORU
Summit League Notebook: Week Four

Quick Hits

  • ORU is currently 4-2-1 overall this season and is second in the Summit League standings.
  • The Golden Eagles defeated Gonzaga 5-1 Friday evening at home.
  • Miles Motakef is first in the league in overall save percentage with 86 percent and is leading the league in saves with 37. Motakef is currently third in goals-against with an average of 0.79. He is also fourth nationally in total saves.
  • Dante Brigida is third in the Summit League with five goals scored this season.
  • Junior Chavez is currently tied for second in the Summit League in assists with three.
  • The Golden Eagles hold a 0-1-0 all-time record against Grand Canyon. In their last matchup, ORU fell 1-0 in overtime on September 22, 2017, in Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Head Coach Ryan Bush is back for his sixth season at the helm for the Golden Eagles. Bush currently has a 35-46-14 record at ORU as the men's soccer coach.
  • Overall, the Golden Eagles return 11 players and add 19 newcomers to the 2018 squad.

Opponent Information

  • Grand Canyon currently holds a 3-2 record. The Lopes defeated Loyola-Marymount, 1-0, Thursday September 13.
  • The Bulldogs are currently fifth in the Western Athletic Conference standings.

 

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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