NEWARK – Sophomore Tiago Goetzke recorded his sixth game-winner of the season as the Kean University men’s soccer team defeated Rutgers-Newark, 1-0, Wednesday evening.
In a match originally scheduled for September 22nd, Goetzke scored the match’s lone goal in the 61st minute. Goetzke took a through pass and after a loss ball beat the charging Newark keeper.
With the win the Cougars improve to 4-1 in NJAC action and 7-4-1 overall.
Freshman Tyler Callahan made seven saves for Kean in the win.
The Cougars and Scarlet Raiders were evenly matched with 17 shots a piece, with Kean holding a 7-2 advantage in corner kicks.
Kean returns to their tough week of competition on the road as they travel to SUNY College at Old Westbury for a Friday matchup.
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