SPALDING MEN'S SOCCER | Golden Eagles Hoping to Continue Magical Season

11/03/2016 08:40 PM

The Spalding University men’s soccer team is moving on to the SLIAC Tournament championship game after beating Webster University 4-3 in the semifinal round on Thursday afternoon.

The Golden Eagles will host the final match of the tourney since they are the number one seed.

It was a fast start for Spalding on Thursday, taking a quick 3-0 lead in the first half. Spalding led 4-1 late in the match, but a pair of Webster goals kept the pressure on the home team.

Spalding is enjoying a historic season, finishing SLIAC play undefeated, and winning the regular season conference championship for the first time in program history.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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