JACKSON, Tenn. - 9/15/2005 - The Union University men's soccer team remained perfect on the season as they improved to 6-0 with a 6-0 win over Campbellsville University (Ky.). The shutout was the fourth shutout in Union's six games. The Bulldogs have allowed just two goals on the season and have never trailed. This 6-0 start is the best start for Union since the 1999 season (11-0).
Union led 1-0 at halftime on a goal by Kyle Sanders, assisted by Marko Pavlovic. Then, early in the second half, the fireworks began for Union. The Bulldogs score their next three goals in a span of 10 minutes. Gareth Munro tallied a hat trick on the evening with three goals, all three of which came in the second half. Cody Curtis and Michael Pugh each added goals for Union. In the match, Benny Crozier tallied two assists while Marko Pavlovic, Bobby McColl, Cody Curtis, and Graham Stirling each added one assist appiece. Union goalie Robert Stinson, a native of Dickson, Tennessee, tallied four saves on his way to his fourth shutout of the season.
The Union defense has helped Stinson out by playing outstanding defense. Union allowed just five shots in the match while the Bulldogs posted 20 shots.
Up next for Union will be their first TranSouth Conference match of the season when they host Trevecca Nazarene University on Thursday, September 22 at 7:00 pm.
The Lady Bulldogs soccer team will play next on on Friday, September 16 versus Lambuth University at 3:00 pm on the campus of Union University.
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