The men’s soccer team lost to the USAO Drovers on Tuesday.
“We have to credit USAO today; they are a strong team,” said Head Coach Scott Marksberry in a recap released on Tuesday by Nicholas Robinson, director of sports information.
USAO is currently ranked number 2 in the Sooner Athletic Conference for goals per game, number 2 in assists per game, number 1 in shots per game. John Brown is ranked number 3 in assists per game and nmber 5 in shots per game.
All three of USAO’s goals were scored in the first half of the game. The Golden Eagle’s had more opportunities to score in the second half, but were unsuccessful in doing so, stated Robinson’s recap
Assistant coach David Castagne sees room for improvement.
“We need to focus on the details of our play,” Castagne said. “Small mistakes have been the difference in each of our losses this year, and we need to put together more consistent performances if we are to fulfill our potential.”
The men will play a home game on Saturday against Oklahoma Baptist at 3 p.m.