Rhode Island 4, Saint Louis 2
Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 | 8 p.m. (ET)
Fairfax, Va. | George Mason Stadium
Saint Louis was eliminated from the Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Soccer Championship following a 4-2 loss against Rhode Island Thursday in a quarterfinal matchup at George Mason Stadium.
SLU falls to 8-7-2, while Rhode Island (10-7-2) advances to take on Dayton in a semifinal matchup tomorrow night.
Rhode Island scored in the fourth minute and took a 1-0 lead into halftime. In the second half, the Rams scored three more goals to build a 4-0 lead. The Billikens got on the board in the 80th minute when Vince Cicciarelli scored his team-leading sixth goal of the season. Lennart Hein tallied his first-career goal on a PK in the 89th minute, but the late charge wasn’t enough and Rhode Island held on to advance.
URI – Dominik Richter (Carlo Davids), 3:48
URI – Tyler Dickson (Ryan Oakley), 58:45
URI – Dominik Richter (Carlo Davids), 68:34
URI – Ryan Bailey (Emil Jesman Sunde), 77:58
SLU – Vince Cicciarelli (David Graydon), 79:11
SLU – Lennart Hein (penalty kick), 88:20
Tyler David (c), Marco Heskamp, Filip Pavisic, Tyler David, Lennart Hein, Joe Saad, Faik Hajderovic, Vince Cicciarelli, Jair Minors, Patrick Sarr, Anthony Brown
Max Karcher, Noah Murphy, Eric Davies, David Graydon, JT Cook