SeaWolves Bested By Clippers

SeaWolves Bested By Clippers

MACHIAS, Maine— The Southern Maine Community College men's soccer team suffered its first Yankee Small College Conference (YSCC) loss at the University of Maine- Machias on Saturday, Sept. 17 by a score of 2-0. 

The Clippers jumped on the score board in the 27th minute compliments of a goal by Ahmed Suja. Machias doubled its lead in the second half with a score from Haidar Al-Freihy at the 69-minute mark. The SeaWolves recorded 10 corner kick set pieces and 12 shots-on-goal but were unable to convert any against a resilient Clipper defense.

Sophomore Patrick Duddy (Sedgwick, Maine) was tested with 15 shots-on-goal in the 90 minutes he played inside the goal mouth. Duddy recorded another 13 saves. 

SMCC now stands 0-1 in conference play and 2-2-1 overall. 

The SeaWolves look to snap a two game skid when they play host to YSCC divisional opponent Central Maine Community College on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at Wainwright Field. Kickoff is scheduled for 4:30 p.m.

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