Blue Demons Travel to Sunshine State
CHICAGO – Just as the temperature in Chicago drops into the 30’s and 40’s, the DePaul men’s soccer team heads south for a two-game swing through the state of Florida. DePaul opens the weekend with a Conference USA match at South Florida followed by a non-conference tilt at Stetson.
Looking at the Blue Demons
Senior forward Chris Greer leads DePaul with nine points on four goals and an assist. His four scores this season have moved him into fifth all-time in DePaul history with 25 career goals. Ed Kiefer and Robert Marshall have two scores apiece this season while Dimitri Rousseau has a goal and two assists. In goal, keepers Jash Chavero and Jeff Klitzke have combined for a 2.35 goals against average while recording 61 saves.
Checking Out This Weekend’s Opponents
Sunday’s non-conference match will take place in Deland, Fla., against the Stetson Hatters. Stetson enters the weekend at 10-5 overall and 4-2 in the Atlantic Sun Conference. The Hatters have won four consecutive matches and are led by Justin Niemann and Ian Zarac with nine goals each.
Rearranging the Schedule
The match originally scheduled for Sept. 18 at TCU has been moved to Nov. 8 at 3 p.m. The kickoff for the final home match on Nov. 4 against Charlotte has been moved up to 1 p.m.
The final home game of the regular season is Nov. 4 against Charlotte at 1 p.m. The Blue Demons seniors will be honored in their last game at Wish Field.