GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – College of Chicago’s top-ranked males’s soccer program earned a 2-1 victory on the street at No. 10 Calvin on Wednesday night, extending its win streak to eight-straight matches.
The Maroons and Knights battled in a bodily, back-and-forth affair that may be anticipated in a matchup of two top-10 packages. UChicago gained momentum, nevertheless, within the thirty eighth minute as Calvin’s Aguma Mahumuza was despatched off after two yellow playing cards in a matter of two minutes and 36 seconds.
The Maroons capitalized a short while later as Richard Gillespie discovered the mesh from a Lyndon Hu free kick within the forty third minute to place UChicago forward 1-0. Regardless of being a person down, Calvin discovered an equalizer on a penalty kick within the forty ninth minute, leveling the rating at 1-all.
UChicago’s offense discovered its breakthrough within the 78th minute following a throw in as Ryan Yetishefsky slotted in a cross from Michael Johnson for the game-winner, preserving the Maroons’ excellent begin to the 2022 marketing campaign.
UChicago will put together to host a powerful North Park facet on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. in its ultimate competitors earlier than UAA play begins.