Men’s soccer falls to Dayton, 4-0


Kody Kahle

NKU soccer player Yaw Addai scored the game-tying goal Wednesday in NKU’s 2-1 victory over Eastern Illinois.

Matt Sexton, Sports Editor

DAYTON, Ohio — The men’s soccer team lost Friday night to Dayton, 4-0.

Dayton would score in the 41st minute when James Haupt scoring on a breakaway, assisted by Amass Amankona.

Amankona would score the next two for the Flyers to make it 3-0. He would score in the 57th minute, assisted by Maik Schoonderwoerd, then would score in the 87th minute assisted by Alex Amankwaah.

Just 90 seconds later, Lalas Abubakar would score to close the scoring for the Flyers.

Dayton outshot NKU 23-9, including 9-2 in shots on goal. Yaw Addai and Campbell Morris had the two shots on goal for the Norse (3-3).

AJ Fleak started the game in goal and made three saves. Toby Frohlich played the final 24 minutes.

NKU returns to action Tuesday for its first-ever Horizon League contest. They will travel to Dayton to take on Wright State. The match kicks off at 7 p.m. and will be televised by ESPN3.