Dover's Goal Helps Green Bay to Tie on the Road
VALPARAISO, Ind. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - Jordan Dover (Ontario, Canada) scored his first career goal in the 59th minute and helped the Green Bay Phoenix men's soccer team to a 1-1 tie at Valparaiso (1-6-3) on Saturday evening. The Phoenix improved to 2-7-3 and 0-2-2 in Horizon League play.
Dover scored in the 59th minute to give the Phoenix the lead when Alonso Flores (Chicago, Ill.) found the freshman with a cross on the ground. Dover finished the pass at the far post to give Green Bay a 1-0 lead. Flores led the Phoenix with three shots fired and an assist.
Valpo tied the contest in the 79th minute when Jaymie Bullard scored off a pass from Stipo Zeba.
Senior goalkeeper Ryan Wehking (St. Louis, Mo.) made nine saves in the contest, including three in the second overtime, to preserve the tie for the Phoenix.
Green Bay returns to action next Saturday when the Phoenix travels to Chicago to face Loyola at 7 p.m.
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