Season Opener Sees Spartans Edged in Double-Overtime

Season Opener Sees Spartans Edged in Double-Overtime

Keuka Park, NY-Two second-half goals from Wells College then the clincher in the second-overtime gave the Express a 3-2 win over D'Youville College in the opening match at the Keuka College Lakefront Classic. It was the 2012 season opener for both teams.

Mate Tarr (Forro, Hungary/Um es Kollegium) notched the game's first tally in the 40th minute off a corner kick. Nick Johnson (North Tonawanda, NY/Niagara-Wheatfield) got the assist.  D'Youville made it 2-0 in the 60th minute when Shawn Powers (Cheektowaga, NY/Maryvale) scored off a rebound.

Wells scored in the 66th minute and tied the game in the 73rd minute. The Express clinched the win in the second overtime, time of the winning goal was 105:18.  

D'Youville (0-1) will play Lakefront Classic host Keuka tomorrow (September 1) at 5:00 p.m.