Wesleyan Wins Third Straight, Beats Ohio Valley, 2-1

Wesleyan Wins Third Straight, Beats Ohio Valley, 2-1

VIENNA – The West Virginia Wesleyan men's soccer team continues to roll along as they won their third straight contest today with a 2-1 non-conference win over Ohio Valley.

The victory was also a milestone victory for the Bobcat program as it was the 600th win in the program's storied history.

Conor Davies put Wesleyan on the board first in the 20th minute when he scored an unassisted goal.

Ohio Valley matched that goal in the 27th minute when Fredy Robaya scored.

Both teams went into the locker room with the game tied at 1-1.

Jens Demul continued his strong play as he scored the game-winner in the 85th minute.

It was his team-leading sixth goal of the season.

Wesleyan owned a 9-7 lead in shots and a 4-3 advantage in shots-on-goal.

Wesleyan keeper Alessandro Armenia turned away two shots as he won his 10th game of the season.

Wesleyan had a 7-4 advantage in corner kicks.

The physical game saw six yellow cards handed out – four to Ohio Valley and just two to Wesleyan.

Wesleyan guilty of just six fouls while Ohio Valley was called for 19.

The loss dropped Ohio Valley to 11-6-1 overall.

Wesleyan improved to 10-7.

They will wrap up their regular season this Monday when they host Salem International in a non-conference game.

That contest will begin at 6 p.m.