TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team takes on Valparaiso Monday, October 1 at 6 p.m. CST in Valparaiso, Indiana.
- ORU is currently 5-3-2 overall this season and 0-0-1 in the Summit League. The team is third in the Summit League standings.
- The Golden Eagles tied Western Illinois, 1-1, in the Summit League opener Saturday.
- Miles Motakef is first in the league in overall save percentage with 82.5 percent and is second in the league in saves with 47. Motakef is currently third in goals-against with an average of 1.04.
- Dante Brigida is third in the Summit League with six goals scored this season.
- Junior Chavez is currently fourth in the Summit League in assists with four.
- The Golden Eagles hold a 7-2-3 all-time record against Valparaiso. The teams have not met since the 2011 season.
- Head Coach Ryan Bush is back for his sixth season at the helm for the Golden Eagles. Bush currently has a 36-47-15 record at ORU as the men's soccer coach.
- Overall, the Golden Eagles returned 11 players and added 19 newcomers to the 2018 squad.
- Valparaiso holds a 2-6-1 record. The Crusaders lost their last match, 2-1, at Bowling Green.
- In the Missouri Valley Conference standings, Valparaiso is currently sixth.
For the latest information on ORU men's soccer, follow @ORUMSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.