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Holy Cross men’s soccer races past St. Ambrose

by | Mar 27, 2021 | Headlines, Soccer Blogs | 0 comments

South Bend, Ind.  The Holy Cross College men’s soccer team hosted St. Ambrose University this afternoon in a CCAC matchup at TCU School field. The Fighting Bees scored first in the 9th minute, but a goal by Jeffrey Harper off the assist from Jeff Rafter tied the game 1-1 in the 24th minute. The score would hold for the half as the game entered halftime tied 1-1. The Saints would score four unanswered goals in the second half as they would cruise to the 5-1 victory With the win, Holy Cross improves 6-5-1 overall and 4-5 in league play, while SAU falls to 2-7 and 1-7.


Score: Holy Cross defeated SAU 5-1

Records: Holy Cross (6-5-1) | SAU (2-7)

Location: TCU School Field | Holy Cross College | South Bend, IN



9′   | Rory Hannon (SA) unassisted

24′ | Jeffrey Harper (HC) assisted by Jeff Rafter

50′ | Victor Sellu (HC) assisted by Gabe Nyenka

56′ | Gabe Nyenka (HC) Penalty Kick

72′ | Elmin Ejup (HC) assisted by Laith Zaibal

77′ | Jeffrey Harper (HC) assisted by Elmin Ejup



Lewis Tomlinson got the start in net and recorded three saves

The Saints have five players score a goal in the match.

Holy Cross outside SAU 17-6 in the win



The Saints will continue their CCAC play when they travel to Calumet College of St. Joseph on Tuesday, March 30.