Bulldogs fall to MC and clinch 4th seed
NORTH ANDOVER, MASS. - The Bryant University men's soccer team fell to Merrimack today by a score of 1-0, with the loss the Bulldogs secure the fourth seed in the Northeast Conference playoffs and will play LIU on Friday.
Records: Merrimack 1 (7-9-1), Bryant 0 (6-7-1)
Location: North Andover, Mass. (Martone-Mejail Field)
- Merrimack scored the only goal of the game in the first half.
- 24th minute - Merrimack 1, Bryant 0 - From about 25 yards out the Merrimack forward launched a ball that curved into the net for the score.
- The Bulldogs earned the 4th seed in the NEC playoffs after today's result.
- Aaron Madison had two shots on goal.
- Kyle Mabe recorded one shot on goal.
- Jack Bacon tallied two saves.
- The Black and Gold will make their second playoff appearance in three years.
The Bulldogs will face LIU on Friday in the NEC semifinal game.