Colorado College Shuts Out Texas Lutheran for Huge Semifinal Victory

Colorado College Shuts Out Texas Lutheran for Huge Semifinal Victory

SHERMAN, Texas. - Second-seeded Colorado College scored an early goal and were able to hold off third-seeded Texas Lutheran in the semifinals of the 2016 SCAC Men's Soccer Tournament.  Official Website | Photo Gallery

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Colorado College went ahead inside six minutes when Christian Wulff took a long cross and slotted in a low shot from the left
  • Colorado College continued the offensive pressure with 18 shots (8 on goal) but were unable to add to their early goal thanks to 6 saves from Victor Rodriguez
  • The game finished 1-0 with Texas Lutheran unable to tie the match

COLORADO COLLEGE STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

  • Christian Wulff: 1 goal, 1 shot on goal
  • Alexander Makic: 1 assist, 1 shot on goal
  • Caden Mackenzie: 5 shots, 2 shots on goal
  • Theo Hooker: 2 saves, shutout

TEXAS LUTHERAN STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

  • Victor Rodriguez: 6 saves
  • David Ching: 1 shot on goal
  • Brice Collier: 1 shot on goal

NOTABLES

  • Colorado College will faceoff against Trinity University in the SCAC Men's Soccer Championship game for the third year in a row
  • Christian Wulff has 4 career SCAC tournament goals
  • That is the 4th consecutive year that Texas Lutheran have fallen in the semifinal round

UP NEXT

Colorado College will face top-seeded Trinity Sunday in the SCAC Championship match. This is the third consecutive year that Colorado College will face Trinity in the SCAC Championship.