Score: Cape Breton CAPERS 2, Memorial University Seahawks 0
Records: CBU 5-0-1, MUN 1-4-2
Location: King George V Park, St. John's, Newfoundland
St. John's, NFLD – It only took 8 seconds for the CBU Capers to find the back of the net, however, their triumph was unfortunately called offside. Not long after, 2nd-year midfielder Jack Simpson (Redding, UK) sent a cross in the box to striker Cory Bent (Preston, UK) who finished CBU's first goal, giving the Capers the lead before half. Joel Eckert-Ayensa (Pulhaim, DE) was able to finish the second goal of the game to give the Capers a comfortable lead early in the second half. Ben Jackson (Bury, UK) earned a clean sheet in the team's victory.
- Bent lead the team in points with a goal and an assist (2)
- Eckert-Ayensa had 3 shots and one goal
- Simpson collected an assist
- Marcus Campanile (Edinburgh, UK) was awarded Subway Player of the Game for his presence in the midfield.
News and Notes
- The CAPERS remain undefeated at 5-0-1
- The CAPERS are the defending 2017 AUS Champions & 2017 U Sports National Champions
- CAPERS Budhoo, White and Schaale all received yellow cards
- Seahawks Fambulleh received a yellow card
CBU will play Memorial University again on September 30th, watch all the action on AUSTV.ca. Kickoff at 2.45pm AST