Men's Soccer Heads Across Town for The Rivalry

Oct. 12, 2017

 Lafayette (2-10, 1-3 PL) at Lehigh (7-4-1, 2-1-1 PL)
 Date  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 6 p.m.
 Location  Bethlehem, Pa. | Ulrich Sports Complex
 Live Stats  Lehigh Live Stats
 Social Media  Twitter & Facebook


- Lafayette returns to Patriot League play on Saturday evening in the crosstown rivalry at Lehigh. The Leopards are coming off just their second win of the season, sitting at 2-10 overall and 1-3 in Patriot League play.

- Sophomore Evan Vare was a key part of both of Lafayette's tallies in the overtime win over Yale on Tuesday. Vare sent a cross into the box that was knocked in by freshman Martin Ssessanga to tie it up late in regulation at 1-1. Then, in the final minute of the first overtime, he chested down a cross into the box from freshman Kyle Robbins and rocketed a shot into the back of the net for the winner. 

- Lafayette is tied for seventh in the Patriot League standings with American, both sitting at three points on the year. Lehigh has seven points to its credit in Patriot League play, placing them in a tie for third as we enter the season's final stretch.

- Next up for the Maroon and White is a trip back out of conference, battling Rutgers on the road on Wednesday at 7 p.m.