Robert Burnett and the Hoyas rebounded from a tough season-opener with a 1-0 win over Marshall on Sunday afternoon. (Courtesy: Jessica Light)
"It was a hard fought game on both sides," said GU second-year head coach Brian Wiese. "Marshall is athletic and they really competed. They didn't make it easy. I think we had a bit more depth and it really paid off considering we had a quick turnaround from Friday night's game."
Neither team was able to create a real good scoring chance in the first half.
In the second half, with about 14 minutes to go in regulation, Georgetown senior goalie Joe Devine (Exton, Pa./The Haverford School) had to make a full length dive to make a fingertip save off a Marshall shot.
Less than two minutes later, the Hoyas struck.
Bellomy switched fields with a ball to the wing and C'deBaca, who came off the bench, placed a cross to the far post that Diggs headed past Marshall goaltender Brad Kennedy.
Georgetown held an 8-7 edge in shots and 6-5 advantage in corner kicks.
"I think we had a better overall performance today, we were much sharper and alert," said Wiese. I think Joe (Devine) looked much more comfortable and settled. He did a great job handling crosses and organizing the guys.
"Lenny (Coleman) and Alex (Pangraze) played great on the back line and Seth really gave us a spark," added Wiese.
Georgetown will hit the pitch again on Friday, September 7 when the Hoyas travel to Dallas, Texas and take on Tulsa at 6 p.m. eastern time in a tournament hosted by SMU.
Men's Soccer Adds City Islanders to the Spring ...
The Georgetown University men's soccer team has added the Harrisburg City Islanders of the USL...
Men's Soccer Spring Game Canceled
The Georgetown University men's soccer spring game scheduled for Saturday, March 21 against the...
Men's and Women's Soccer Spreads Hoya Cheer to ...
With the holidays in full swing and the season ending just weeks prior, the Georgetown University...
Men's Soccer Signs Seven to National Letters of...
The Georgetown University men's soccer team signed seven student-athletes to National Letters of ...
Basuljevic Named Soccer America Freshman of the...
Georgetown University men's soccer freshman midfielder Arun Basuljevic (Mahopac, N.Y./Mahopac)was...
Men's Soccer Releases Spring Schedule
The Georgetown University men's soccer squad has announced its 2015 spring schedule. The Hoyas...
Rudy Picked Up by New England Revolution
Georgetown University men's soccer midfielder Tyler Rudy (Olney, Md./Sherwood) was picked up by...
Gomez Selected by Columbus Crew in MLS SuperDraft
Georgetown University men's soccer goalkeeper Tomas Gomez (Webster Groves, Mo./Webster Groves)...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
There are no upcoming events.
- Online Stores & Tickets