PC & URI Men’s Soccer Play To 1-1 Draw

Providence College Press Release

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Providence College men’s soccer team tied Rhode Island, 1-1, on Sept. 6 on Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium. Gevork Diarbian (Cranston, R.I.) scored his second goal of the season off an assist from Esben Wolf (Copenhagen, Denmark), who received a long pass upfield from Luis Garcia (Gran Canaria, Spain).

Providence 1 | Rhode Island 1
Providence 1-1-2 | Rhode Island 1-0-3
Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium | Providence, R.I.

– Rhode Island opened the game strong, dominating possession of the ball in the first few minutes.
– Rhode Island’s Patrick Gryczewski scored in the 12thminute of the game after collecting a loose ball after a free kick just outside the penalty box.
– Diarbian got the ball to the back of the net for the Friars in the 28th minute off a pass through the box from Wolf. Wolf received the ball off a long pass from Garcia.
– The Friars outshot the Rams 10-5 (7-4 on target). Both teams had four corners.
– The second half picked up in intensity as there were three yellow cards given, two to Rhode Island and one to Providence.
-The Friars ended up having possession the majority of the game.

(1-0) – Providence – 11:35/1st – Patrick Gryczewski scored from a shot just outside the penalty box from a free kick.
(1-1) – Providence – 27:01/1st – Gevork Diarbian got the shot off after a pass through the box from Wolf. Wolf received the ball off a long pass from Garcia.

Rhode Island – Max Hinke –  6 saves, 1 goal allowed
Providence – Lukas Burns  –  3 saves, 1 goal allowed

Rhode Island-
Shots: 5
Shots on goal: 4
Corner kicks: 4
Fouls: 13
Saves: 6

Shots: 10
Shots on goal: 7
Corner kicks: 4
Fouls: 8
Saves: 3


The Friars will host Brown on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 7:00 p.m. on Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium before welcoming New Hampshire on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 7:00 p.m.

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