Men's Soccer Report (Week 1) - Manchester Earns Overtime Win vs. Andrews

GREENWOOD, IN - The Manchester University men's soccer team finished off a comeback win over Andrews in the season opener Monday.  The Spartans (1-0, 0-0 HCAC) claimed a 3-2 home win in overtime to kick off the 2014 season.

Freshman forward Nate Johnson (Portage, Ind./H.S.) led the Spartans comeback. The freshman netted two goals, including the game-winner in overtime.  Johnson's two-goal effort was the first multi-goal performance for a Manchester player since October of 2012. 

Manchester will host Blackburn and Westminster (PA) over the weekend.

In other action...

Rose-Hulman opened the season with a 1-0-1 mark during the first weekend of play. The Engineers (1-0-1, 0-0 HCAC) tied Alma 0-0 and blanked Kalamazoo 2-0 in Terre Haute.  

Senior goalkeeper Drew Miller (Cincinnati, Ohio/Bishop Fenwick) recorded two shutouts to anchor a defensive effort that did not allow a goal during the two contests.  Miller had 12 saves against Kalamazoo and added three saves in a scoreless draw vs. Alma.

For a complete recap of Week 1 in HCAC Men's Soccer, click here