Men’s soccer continues Atlantic 10 game at George Washington, home to Saint Joseph’s

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University of Massachusetts Men’s Football Game Notes and Information
Games 11 and 12 Massachusetts (5-0-5 overall, 0-0-3 Atlantic 10) at George Washington (5-4-2 overall, 1-2-0 Atlantic 10) | Massachusetts vs. Saint Joseph’s (2-4-4 overall, 1-1-1 Atlantic 10)
Appointment | Time Wednesday, Oct. 5 / 1 p.m. | Saturday Oct. 8 / 12 p.m.
Location Washington, DC (GW Soccer Field) | Amherst, Mass. (Rudd Field)
Live statistics George Washington | Saint Joseph
look George Washington (ESPN+)
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AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts men’s soccer team is set for a pair of games this week starting with a 1 p.m. kick tomorrow at George Washington. The Minutemen return home to Rudd Field on Saturday to take on Saint Joseph’s at noon.

Still undefeated
The Minutemen remain undefeated with a 5-0-5 overall record in 10 games for the first time in program history. UMass is one of eight teams in the nation without a loss and ranks among the top 25 in the nation in win-loss-tie percentage.

Hughes hot start

Alec Hughes has a team-leading five goals and ranks among the nation’s leaders in several offensive categories. The forward ranks ninth in the nation in shots on goal per game with 1.90 and ranks in the top 50 nationally in goals and shot accuracy. Hughes ranks second in the Atlantic 10 in goals and leads the league in shots on goal.

UMass Student-Athlete of the Week

Evan Fournier was named UMass Student-Athlete of the Week on Tuesday afternoon. Fournier had a goal and an assist as the Minutemen went unbeaten this season with a 2-2 draw at Fordham on Saturday night. Fournier opened the scoring in the eighth minute with his third goal of the season before providing an assist on a UMass goal in the 75th minute.

Rapids 2 Player of the Year
Male football alumnus Yosuke Hanya was named Colorado Rapids 2 Player of the Year on Sunday night. Hanya has started 22 of 23 games for Rapids 2 and has four goals and three assists in 1,958 minutes.

Look forward
The Minutemen follow up this week’s game with a rescheduled game against No. 16-ranked Vermont on Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 2 p.m. UMass resumes Atlantic 10 play at Rudd Field on Saturday, October 15 at noon against St. Bonaventure.

UMass Athletics Sports Insider Show
The head coach Fran O’Leary will be on the Coffee With Coaches segment on the next episode of the UMass Athletics Sports Insider Show. The final episode will premiere Wednesday at 2 p.m. and will rebroadcast the following day at the same time.

 

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