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The Green Bay menís soccer team takes to the road again on Saturday, traveling to Dayton to face Wright State in Horizon League competition
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Men's Soccer To Play Saturday at Wright State

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Release: October 25, 2013
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By Rachel Buck (@GBRachel)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – The Green Bay men’s soccer team takes to the road again on Saturday, traveling to Dayton to face Wright State in Horizon League competition. 

The Phoenix is 7-4-3 overall and 2-1-1 in the conference this season, good for the fourth spot in the Horizon standings. Green Bay ended a two game skid with a 2-0 triumph over Detroit last Saturday at Santaga Stadium.

Green Bay leads the all-time series against the Raiders, 15-11-1. The series has been a streaky one, with the Phoenix winning three consecutive from 1999-2000, the Raiders winning four consecutive from 2001-2003, a string of seven unbeaten for the Phoenix from 2004-10, and Wright State claiming the last three meetings.

As a team, Green Bay ranks second in the Horizon League with 25 goals for the season. Sam Krenzien (Wauwatosa, Wis.) leads the conference with 22 points and is tied atop of the Horizon League with nine goals. Those marks help him rank nationally in several categories, including total points (13th), total goals (15th), points per game (1.57, 16th) and goals per game (0.64, 21st). Lawrence Talery (Coon Rapids, Minn.) has a team-best five assists, good for third in the conference.

In net, Kyle Ihn (Wales, Wis.) has appeared in 11 of 14 matches for the Phoenix, posting a 1.81 goals-against average and a .701 save percentage. Also in the defensive third, Brandon Hall (O’Fallon, Mo.) helped the Phoenix post a shutout and also netted the game winner against Detroit en route to being named the Horizon League Defensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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Wright State enters the weekend 3-8-1 overall and 1-3-0 in the conference. After starting the month of October with a win against IUPUI the Raiders have gone winless since, dropping four consecutive matches. The squads’ last two matches have been decided in double overtime, including a 1-0 non-conference loss to Bowling Green on Tuesday.

Brett Elder leads the team with 13 points on six goals and one assist, while teammate Eric Lynch has a team best six assists, good for second in the Horizon League. Tyler Blackmer has started the last seven matches and appeared in eight total matches for the Raiders, posting a 1.41 goals-against average with a .766 save percentage. 

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SCHEDULE
Friday , August 26
Men's Soccer 
at Missouri State
8:30 PM
Springfield, Mo.
 | ESPN3  
Sunday , August 28
Men's Soccer 
at Central Arkansas
2:00 PM
Springfield, Mo.
 
Friday , September 02
Men's Soccer 
at Eastern Illinois
TBA
Charleston, Ill.
 
Sunday , September 04
Men's Soccer 
vs. Fort Wayne (Welcome Back Students/Orientation)
4:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , September 10
Men's Soccer 
vs. Wright State (Green Bay Strikers Night)
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Tuesday , September 13
Men's Soccer 
at Drake
3:00 PM
Des Moines, Iowa
 
Saturday , September 17
Men's Soccer 
at Oakland
6:00 PM
Rochester, Mich.
 
Saturday , September 24
Men's Soccer 
vs. UIC (FC Wisconsin North Night)
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Wednesday, September 28
Men's Soccer 
at Western Illinois
4:00 PM
Macomb, Ill.
 
Saturday , October 01
Men's Soccer 
at Cleveland State
6:00 PM
Cleveland, Ohio
 
Saturday , October 08
Men's Soccer 
at Belmont
6:30 PM
Nashville, Tenn.
 
Tuesday , October 11
Men's Soccer 
at Wisconsin
7:00 PM
Madison, Wis.
 
Saturday , October 15
Men's Soccer 
vs. Valparaiso (Camper Appreciation Night)
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , October 22
Men's Soccer 
vs. Milwaukee (Alumni Game/Chancellor's Cup)
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , October 29
Men's Soccer 
at Detroit
12:00 PM
Detroit, Mich.
 
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