Men's Soccer Scores a Playoff Spot with Win

Men's Soccer Scores a Playoff Spot with Win

Senior Ryan Cronin scored the game winning goal for the Susquehanna University Men's Soccer team to earn the fourth and final spot in the Landmark Conference Tournament with a 1-0 win over Moravian College on Saturday afternoon at Sassafras Field in Selinsgrove.

With Susquehanna's (6-9-2 overall, 3-3-1 Landmark Conference) win over Moravian (8-5-4, 2-3-2) the River Hawks claimed fourth place in the Landmark Conference standing, sending the River Hawks to playoffs.

Dakota Dobrovich-Fago crossed a long ball to Cronin who was able to take a shot inside the box, catching the Greyhounds keeper off guard in the 75th minute of play.

The River Hawks were outshot 13 to 4 in the first half, Susquehanna then turned around after halftime and outshot the Greyhounds 9 to 4.

Freshman goalkeeper, Casey Hoover earned a huge shutout win for his third of the season. Hoover made seven saves in the game.

The River Hawks will face top seeded Drew at 7 p.m. Wednesday at top-seeded Drew University.