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Golden Eagles Win at Eastern Illinois, 2-0

Golden Eagles Win at Eastern Illinois, 2-0

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 2 – Eastern Illinois 0
Record: ORU (9-1-0, 2-0-0) – EIU (4-5-1, 0-1-1)
Location: Lakeside Field (Charleston, Ill.)

CHARLESTON, ILL. – The ORU men's soccer team continued to roll with its seventh-straight win to advance to 9-1, 2-0 in Summit League play with a 2-0 win at Eastern Illinois Saturday.

Reed Berry scored the game winning goal and his eighth of the season when he connected with the back of the net in the 32nd minute. Berry scored the goal on the right side from eight yards out on a pass from Max Roetcisoender that was first crossed over by Tanguy Guerineau. It was Guerineau's seventh assist of the season.

Guerineau scored his first goal of the season to put ORU up 2-0 in the 52nd minute. Berry took the ball on the right side and passed it to Vinicius Oliveira who then gave it to Guerineau to score on the right side from 20 yards out. It was Oliveira's fourth assist and Berry's third assist of the season.

Quote from Coach Bush

"Today was a culture win," Head Coach Ryan Bush said. "We talked to the players about the shift in mentality when you get on the road. The attention to detail had to be better and they responded to the challenge. Great all around team effort."

Inside the Box Score

-ORU had 14 shots on the day with eight on goal. Eastern Illinois had two shots with one on goal.

-Miles Motakef played all 90 minutes in goal. Motakef recorded one save in the game. His recorded improves to 8-0.

-There were 23 fouls in the match between the two teams along with one yellow cards.

Up Next
ORU will take on crosstown rival Tulsa Tuesday, October 8 at 7 p.m. at ONEOK Field in downtown Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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.

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