Schueler Field (Cincinnati, OH)
The Mount and Manchester came into this game evenly matched and exchanged shots but went into halftime trailing 1-0. Manchester got on a roll in the second half which lead to a 5-0 final score with the Lions dropping another conference game at home.
How it Happened:
The Lions hosted Spartans of Manchester University in the back half of another saturday night double header. Both teams came into with a 2-2 record prepared to best one another in this conference matchup. Each side fought hard in the first half and had an equal amount of shots. Manchester was able to get a late goal in the first half to take them into halftime with a 1-0 lead over the Lions.
In the second half the Lions came out to try to bring home the victory but the Spartans were able to make the connections. The Lions gave up three goals in the first 15 minutes of the second half but they continued to fight. The Mount fought until the very end but Manchester snuck one more past our defense to bring the final score of this conference match to 5-0.
Next, the Lions will host the Beavers of Bluffton University for Senior Night on Wednesday, October 20 at 7pm as the Lions wrap up their last home game of the season.