After a tight 1-0 loss at Big Ten for Penn State Tuesday night, the Wright State men’s soccer team will come home to host Milwaukee on Senior Night Saturday at 7 pm. The game will be shown live on ESPN3.
Wright State: The Raiders, 9-5-2 and 5-1-1, have posted a 6-2-1 record over the last nine games. Senior Peguy Ngatcha (10g, 3a) continues to lead the team and the league while Eric Lynch has 15 points (5g, 5a). Sophomore Jackson Dietrich has collected seven assists. Senior Will Lukowski continues to anchor the job in the nets with a 0.42 goals against over the last five games. WSU is currently in first place with 16 points, three points ahead of UIC and Milwaukee.
Seniors to be honored Saturday include Lukowski, Ngatcha, Lynch, Jake Stovall, Kaique Fernandes, Sam DeRoy, Connor McCafferty, Zach Swiesler and Ryan Pignatiello.
Milwaukee: The Panthers, 7-6-2 and 4-2-1, are coming off a 1-0 win at Green Bay last Saturday night. The Raiders won 1-0 at Milwaukee a year ago. Francesco Saporito leads UWM with 15 points (4g, 7a) as Evan Conway has 13 points (6g, 1a). Sam Glass has been in the nets for the Panthers with a 1.15 goals against average.
Looking ahead: The Raiders will end the regular season next Friday night at Valparaiso.
Promotions: Saturday night is camper night as those attending the soccer camps get in free if they are wearing a camp shirt. It will also be a special Halloween night.