Moan's Shutout Backbones Men's Soccer to City Tournament Victory

Paul Moan

WPI 2, Becker 0

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Leicester, MA --- Junior goalkeeper Paul Moan (Watertown, MA) collected his second straight shutout to help visiting WPI defeat Becker 2-0 in a  Worcester City Men's Soccer Tournament contest on Friday evening.  The Engineers up their record to 2-0 while Becker in now 0-1. 

Dominic DeChiara (Kingston, MA) put the Engineers on the board with an unassisted goal 17:39 into the contest. The score stayed the same until the 54th minute when Evan Demers-Peel (Norton, MA) set up Jason Hopkins (Mendon, MA) for the header in front, making the score 2-0.  The tally was Hopkins' second on the young season.

Moan made two saves in a winning effort while Aaron Fill (Ladner BC), his Becker counterpart, was credited with seven stops.

Earlier in the day, Anna Maria defeated Clark 2-1 in the opening match of the tournament.  The tournament now shifts to Anna Maria on Sunday with the host AMCATS and WPI meeting in an unoffical championship match at noon.  Clark and Becker will faceoff at 2:30pm  

Story Courtesy Becker Sports Information