VCU FALLS ON THE ROAD TO AMERICAN, 4-1

Final Score: American 4, VCU 1
Location: Washington, D.C.
Records: VCU (5-7, 3-2 A-10), American (8-4, 3-0 Patriot)

The Short Story: After trailing 1-0 at the half, three second half goals allowed American to pull away from VCU.

QUICK FACTS

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • American opened the scoring in the 20th minute as Gaby de Kock scored off a rebound.
  • The Eagles scored again just after halftime in the 33rd minute
  • American scored twice in the fourth quarter to take a 4-0 lead with the fourth goal coming in the 58th minute.
  • VCU scored in with seven seconds remaining as Wilber found van Hijfte after the American goalkeeper's initial stop.

WHAT'S NEXT
VCU faces No. 12 Saint Joseph's at 3 p.m. on Oct. 18 at Cary Street Field.