Nov. 7, 2013
WEST POINT, N.Y. -
The Army men's soccer team will conclude its 2013 regular season on Friday, Nov. 8, when it heads to PPL Park in Chester, Pa., to battle Patriot League rival Navy in the second annual Army-Navy Cup. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
The Black Knights enter the match ranked eighth in the current National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Mid-Atlantic Region poll, while the Midshipmen are receiving a vote in the NSCAA national poll.
The Last Meeting
September 30, 2012
Chester, Pa. (PPL Park)
Army And Navy Play To 1-1 Draw In Inaugural Army-Navy Cup
Senior midfielder Michael Kim converted a penalty kick in the 88th minute, and sophomore goalkeeper Winston Boldt made two of his season-high seven saves in overtime as Army tied Navy, 1-1, in the inaugural Army-Navy Cup in front of 3,672 spectators Sunday afternoon at PPL Park.
The match will be video streamed live on Knight Vision, the Black Knights' subscription-based multimedia platform available through Army's official website (www.goARMYsports.com). Live stats will also be available through GameTracker and in-game Twitter updates will be offered via the men's soccer team's official handle (@Army_MSoccer).
Army (12-2-2, 6-1-1 PL) is coming off a 0-0 draw against Lafayette last Saturday. Junior goalkeeper Winston Boldt made three saves to extend his Army record to 12 shutouts on the season. Freshman back Trase Stapley made a defensive stop in the 90th minute to keep the game level before heading to overtime with the Leopards.
Junior back Sean Mogan (three goals, three assists) and freshman forward Nick Williams (four goals, one assist) lead the Black Knights with nine points each, while freshman forward Ethan Spivack (four goals) has eight points. Among other offensive contributors are freshmen Alex Jaroscak (two goals, three assists), Tanner Vosvick (two goals, two assists) and Christian Ollen (two goals, one assist). Boldt leads the nation with 12 shutouts while ranking third nationally in save percentage (.900) and fourth in goals against average (.476). As a unit, Army stands tied for third in the country in win-loss-tie percentage (.813).
Navy (12-3-2, 8-0-0) is led offensively by sophomore forward Jamie Dubyoski, who ranks second in the Patriot League with nine goals and adds three assists, and senior midfielder Martin Sanchez, who leads the conference with eight assists while contributing one goal. Junior forward Joseph Greenspan has five goals on the year, while senior goalie Gavin Snyder leads the nation in save percentage (.911) and ranks second in goals against average (.363).
Army and Navy will meet for the 80th time tonight, with Navy owning a 38-27-14 record in the series. The teams played to a 1-1 draw during last season's inaugural Army-Navy Cup.