HOW IT HAPPENED
• The two teams battled back and forth throughout the first half
with Gordon holding an 8-4 advantage in shots for the stanza.
Neither team could capitalize as the game headed into halftime in a
• The Anchormen had their best scoring chance of the
contest in the 62nd minute when junior midfielder
Dennis Vazquez (Providence, RI) went
breakaway down the left side of the field. Gordon freshman
goalkeeper Wesley Sprague (Naperville, IL) was equal to the
task, however as he saved a shot from 10 yards out to preserve the
• Gordon got on the board at the
64:40 mark when junior defender Collin Surface (Tallmadge, OH)
sent a crossing pass into the box that was deflected by sophomore
forward David Cochran (Bellville, OH). Junior forward
Tyler Modzeleski (Cazenovia, NY) collected the loose ball and
blasted in a shot from 10 yards out to give Gordon the 1-0 lead. The
goal was Modzeleski’s third of the season.
• RIC had a chance to even the score
in the 73rd minute when a header from Dogbey hit off the
far post. The loose ball was then cleared off the goal line by
senior defender Jerry Williams (Royersford, PA) to maintain
the one goal advantage for Gordon.
• RIC freshman goalkeeper Charlie
Tashjian (West Warwick, RI) (4-4-1) had four saves in the
setback for RIC, while Sprague (6-4) tallied eight stops for Gordon.