HARRISONBURG, Va. – The Hofstra University men will hit the road to take on James Madison University for a Colonial Athletic Association game at Sentara Field Saturday at 7 p.m.
The Pride (1-3-5, 0-0-3) earned a 1-1 draw with Northeastern University Wednesday night, with freshman Matthew Vowinkel scoring his first career goal to erase a 1-0 deficit in the 76th minute. Hofstra has now played to draws in five of its past six games.
Junior goalkeeper Alex Ashton made five saves against the Huskies, marking his fourth game of the season with at least five saves. Ashton has combined with the Pride’s defense for a team goals-against average of 0.989, tying for 59th nationally, and a team save percentage of .773, good for 55th among Division I.
James Madison (4-3-2, 1-0-1) topped William & Mary College, 4-3, Wednesday night after playing to a scoreless draw with Elon last weekend. The Dukes also have wins over Niagara, Binghamton and Pittsburgh and a draw with Florida International. Niclas Mohr leads the team with three goals and three assists for nine points.
Hofstra leads the series with James Madison, 12-8-1, including winning last season’s meeting, 2-0, in Hempstead. Meshack Eshun Addy and Danny Elliott each tallied in the victory.
The game will be available via live stats and video, with links found on this page and the Hofstra Men’s Soccer schedule page.