Men’s soccer team shutout by Trine, 5-0

Photo by Crystal Lettinga
Photo by Crystal Lettinga

OLIVET, Mich. – The Olivet College men's soccer team was shutout by Trine (Ind.) University, 5-0, today at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.

Final Score: Trine 5, Olivet 0
Location: Cutler Athletic Complex; Olivet, Mich.
Records: Trine 10-2-1 overall, 3-1 MIAA; Olivet 4-8-1 overall, 0-4 MIAA

  • The Thunder took a 1-0 lead in the 20th minute.
  • The Comets had a chance to level the score a short time later but missed a penalty kick.
  • Trine responded with three goals, all by Nooh Ajabaly, to take a 4-0 halftime lead.
  • There was no more until the 69th minute when Kyle Wainscott made a penalty kick goal to put the Thunder up 5-0.

  • Olivet finished the game with eight shots, including four for freshman Carter Thomas.
  • Senior Alistair Law tallied two shots.
  • Sophomore goalkeeper Justin Lavin surrendered all five goals and made five saves.

  • Ajabaly had an assist to go along with his three goals for 10 points.
  • Ben Moricz scored a goal and had three helpers for five points.
  • Ajabaly recorded six total shots.
  • Taylor Media had the clean sheet in goal and collected two saves.

  • The Comets hosts Finlandia University tomorrow at 2 p.m.