Johns Hopkins Defeats Ursinus, 2-1
• Score: Johns Hopkins-2, Ursinus-1
• Records: JHU (9-2-2, 3-2-0 CC) • UC (4-7-0, 0-5-0 CC)
• Location: Collegeville, PA • Patterson Field
• The Short Story: The Johns Hopkins men’s soccer team rallied to defeat host Ursinus, 2-1, on Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference action. Senior Samy Ramadane had a hand in both goals for the second straight game to lead the Blue Jays.
How it Happened
• Freshman Matthew MacFarquhar nearly put the Blue Jays on the board in the 28th minute, but the Bears’ Justin Molyneaux cleared it off the line.
• Ursinus then struck first at the 69:00-mark when Ryan Molyneaux converted a penalty kick. Hopkins answered just 51 seconds later when senior Samy Ramadane cashed in on a penalty kick for the Blue Jays, tying the game at 1-1.
• Senior Victor Osio then gave Hopkins the lead in the 77th minute. Ramadane dribbled up the left touchline and then sent the ball into the middle, where Osio chipped it over the head of an oncoming Vince Maiorino.
What it Means
• Johns Hopkins is now 35-7-2 all-time against Ursinus and is unbeaten in the last 21 meetings with the Bears.
• Hopkins is now tied for third in the Centennial Conference standings.
Inside the Box Score
• Senior Samy Ramadane had a goal and an assist for the second straight game and third time this season.
• Senior Victor Osio scored his fourth goal of the season; all four goals have been game-winners.
• Senior Bryan See had his shutout streak snapped at 249:24 and he finished with one save. Vince Maiorino made seven saves in the loss for the Bears.
• Hopkins outshot Ursinus, 18-10, and had more corners (5-0).
• Johns Hopkins concludes a three-game road swing on Saturday, October 15 as the Blue Jays visit the 12th-ranked Franklin & Marshall Diplomats. Game time at Tylus Field is slated for 6:00 pm.