Alma Men's Soccer loses at Kalamazoo 1-0
|Alma College (6-9-1, 2-7-1 MIAA)||0||0||0|
|Kalamazoo College (9-4-1, 7-3-0 MIAA)||0||1||1|
|2nd - 50:51||Rory Landis (Kalamazoo College)|
|Alma College||Kalamazoo College|
Sh: Julian Birge - 2
Sv: Graham Wallace - 7
Rory Landis - 1
A: Shane MacDonald - 1
Sh: 3 Players (#2, #11, #20 - 2)
Sv: Beau Prey - 5
|TEAM STATISTICS||Alma College||Kalamazoo College|
|Shots (on goal)||7 (5)||10 (8)|
On Tuesday evening, the Alma College Men's Soccer team played a league road game at Kalamazoo and dropped a 1-0 decision to the Hornets. The Scots are now 6-9-1 in 2012 and and 2-7-1 in the MIAA, while Kalamazoo improved to 9-4-1 on the season and 7-3 in the league.
In a tightly contested and competitive match, the Hornets outshot Alma by a margin of 10-7, including 8-5 in shots on goal. But those shots resulted in just one goal for either team and occurred at 50:51, when Rory Landis got one past Alma Jr. GK Graham Wallace (Grand Rapids, Mich./Forest Hills Eastern).
The Scots had five different players get a shot on goal against Kalamazoo - So. D/M Doug Beckman (Marquette, Mich./Marquette), Fr. M Julian Birge (East Lansing, Mich./East Michigan), Fr. M Chad Buitentiuis (Grand Haven, Mich./Grand Haven), So. D/M Joonas Kotka (Tallinn, Estonia) and So. D/M Jonathon Lavin (Frankfort, Ill./Lincoln-Way East).
Alma continues their 2012 campaign on Saturday afternoon, when they host Adrian College at Scotland Yard. Match time is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m.