VMI Men Fall 5-0 at NJ Tech
NEWARK, N.J. - Despite 11 saves from sophomore goalkeeper Broden Schull Saturday, the VMI men's soccer team was defeated 5-0 at the New Jersey Institute of Technology in non-conference play.
Alejandro Rabell had two goals and an assist for NJ Tech, while Rene White also had two scores. Gerald Cubero contributed a goal and an assist.
Rabell opened the scoring 9:10 in to the contest, and White added a tally midway through the half and the Highlanders held a 2-0 lead at intermission. Schull made seven saves in the game's first 45 minutes.
White, Cubero and Rabell each scored in a nine-minute span of the second half to put the game away.
NJIT (4-3-4) held a 27-7 edge in shots and held an 8-3 edge in corner kicks.
VMI (1-9) opens Southern Conference play next Saturday at 7 p.m. on the road at UNCG.