Oct. 26, 2012
Louisville, Ky. -
The No. 14 Louisville men's soccer team will travel to Cincinnati on Saturday, Oct. 27 for a 7:00 p.m. kickoff. The game is the regular season finale for the Cardinals, who have already clinched at least a share of the BIG EAST Red Division regular season title.
The Cardinals enter the game with an overall record of 11-4-1 and a BIG EAST record of 6-1-0. Earlier this week the Cardinals defeated UC Irvine 2-1 in Cardinal Park. Sophomores Will Vitalis and Dylan Mares lead the team in scoring with four goals and five assists for 13 points. Senior Greg Cochrane ranks third on the team with 12 points. Junior Mike Mauro started the last eight games for the Cardinals in goal. He owns a 0.78 goals against average with four shutouts and an 8-1-1 record.
The Last Meeting
October 12, 2011
No. 9 Men's Soccer Defeats Cincinnati 4-0 on Wednesday Evening
The No. 9 Louisville men's soccer team defeated Cincinnati 4-0 Wednesday evening in Cardinal Park. The Cardinals dominated play from beginning to end of the match, securing their seventh shutout on the year. Louisville improves to 8-3-1 on the year and 1-2-1 in BIG EAST play. Cincinnati falls to 4-8-1 on the year and 0-4-0 in league play.
Cincinnati enters the match with an overall record of 6-7-4 and a league record of 3-2-2. Last week the Bearcats defeated the Rutgers 1-0. Sophomore Cole DeNormandie leads the attack for the Bearcats with three goals, including two game winners and four assists. Taylor Hafling has started all 17 games in goal for the Bearcats this season. Hafling owns a 0.99 goals against average with 76 saves and eight shutouts.
Cincinnati leads the series against the Cardinals 21-15-1. The Cardinals currently have a four game winning streak against the Bearcats. Louisville owns a 3-10-1 on the road against Cincinnati. The last time the two teams met in Cincinnati the Cardinals won 3-1. Last the Cardinals defeated the Bearcats 4-0.