MSOC: CAPERS beat X 3-0 on Senior Night

MSOC: CAPERS beat X 3-0 on Senior Night

The Basics 

Score: Cape Breton CAPERS 3, ST. FX X-Men 0

Records: CBU 8-0-2, X 6-3-1 

Location: CBRHC Field, Sydney, NS


Sydney, NS – The CAPERS remain undefeated and handed their biggest rival a 3-0 loss. Cory Bent (Preston, UK) scored a pair of goals and Joel Eckert-Ayensa rounded out the scoring.  Ben Jackson (Bury, UK) earned the victory with a clean sheet. Will Veinot took the loss for X. 


Turning Point: Cory Bent scored twice in the first 24 minutes. The CAPERS were able to keep possession and work the ball around for the rest of the match. 


* CBU's Bent scored 2 goals

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

* CAPERS Seniors Stuart Heath and Danny Pritchard led all players with 3 shots

* X's Veinot led the goalies with a pair of saves.

* 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 X-men fall to third place
  • The CAPERS are the defending 2017 AUS Champions & U Sports National


Up Next 

CBU will next travel to Sackville, NB to play Mount Allison on Sunday. You can watch the game live on at 315pm. St.FX X-Men will finish the season in Newfoundland next weekend when they play Memorial.