MSOC: CAPERS hand Tigers 1st loss of season.

MSOC: CAPERS hand Tigers 1st loss of season.

The Basics 

Score: Cape Breton CAPERS 2, Dalhousie Tigers 0

Records: CBU 7-0-2, DAL 6-1-2 

Location: CBRHC Field, Sydney, NS


Sydney, NS – The CAPERS remain undefeated and handed the Tigers their first loss of the season on Sunday with a 2-0 victory. The CAPERS got goals from Cory Bent (Preston, UK) and Daniel Williams (Pierrefonds, QC). Ben Jackson (Bury, UK) earned the victory with a clean sheet. Ben Grondin took the loss for Dalhousie. 


Turning Point: Cory Bent scored in the 12thminute that was the first goal the Tigers have conceded on the season. From that point the CAPERS were able to control the game. 


* CBU's Bent and Williams each scored 1 goal

* CAPERS Caelan Budhoo (Winnipeg, MN) had an assist

* Bent led all players with 5 shots

* Grondin of DAL led all keepers with 2 saves on 4 shots

* Bent was awarded the Subway Player of the Game for his efforts


News and Notes 

  • The CAPERS move to into sole possession of 1stplace in the AUS
  • The TIGERS fall to second place
  • The CAPERS are the defending 2017 AUS Champions & U Sports National
  • Marcus Campanile(Edinburgh, UK) & Max Raab (Elora, ON) of the CAPERS and DAL's Kallen Heenan received yellow cards


Up Next 

CBU will next host the St.FX X-Men on October 19that 5 pm. Dalhousie University will play host to the Acadia Axemen also on October 19that 5 pm.