CAMDEN, NJ – The Emory University men’s soccer team won 1-0 over Rowan University at the Cialella Soccer Classic on Saturday.
Forward Keegan McCombie (jr. Frisco, TX/Centennial) scored the game-winner at 36:53. Midfielder Jun Tsuru (sr. Roswell, GA/Milton) had the assist. The Eagles (3-0) are ranked eighth in the United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll.
In the other first round game, the College of Staten Island meets host Rutgers-Camden. On Sunday, Emory and Rutgers-Camden play at 2 p.m. followed by Staten Island against Rowan at 4:30 p.m.
The Eagles edged the Profs in total shots, 8-7 and each team had three corner kicks. Goalkeeper Cole Gallagher (so. Louisville, KY/Kentucky Day School) stopped two shots for his second shutout this season. Rowan’s goalie Kyle Dennis (sr. South Plainfield, NJ/South Plainfield) had three saves.