Men's Soccer: #19 Raiders Battle Wilmington To Tie To Pick Up Point

Zach Hlas Photo By: Emily Swisher
Zach Hlas Photo By: Emily Swisher

ALLIANCE, Ohio—No. 19 Mount Union fought to a 0-0 double overtime tie against Wilmington in an Ohio Athletic Conference matchup between a pair of unbeaten OAC teams Saturday afternoon at Mount Union Stadium.

The Purple Raiders picked up a point in the conference standings as they are now 7-1-3 overall and 1-0-2 (5 pts.) in the OAC, while Wilmington is 9-2-2 overall and 2-0-1 (7 pts.) in the OAC.

Senior goalkeeper Zach Hlas (Medina) kept the Purple Raiders in the game with eight saves earning his third consecutive shutout and seventh of the season. He has kept opponents scoreless for 310 minutes during his shutout streak.

Mount Union will take to the road visiting Muskingum in an OAC matchup Wednesday, October 16th at 7pm.