Laurier: 2 Waterloo: 0
WATERLOO, Ont. - Wilfrid Laurier's men's soccer team (2-3-4) defeated the Waterloo Warriors (3-3-3) 2-0 on Alumni Field on Thursday evening. This was the first match of a home and home series against Waterloo.
Both teams were evenly matched in the first half with the Warriors holding the advantage in shots 2-1. Neither team was able to capitalize in the first, so the game remained scoreless at the break.
After an inspired speech by head coach MARIO HALAPIR
, the Golden Hawks came out in the second half and started to earn more chances. Forward Spencer Cawker
(Mississauga, Ont.) scored Laurier’s first goal at the 67 minute mark. Team captain Alex Doma
(Burlington, Ont.) followed that up with the Hawks second goal in the 90th minute to conclude the match.
The second game of the home and home series will be played on Friday, October 9th at 3:15 p.m. at Waterloo’s north campus fields.