Men's Soccer

Oakland Ends Preseason with Exhibition at Butler

Aug. 18, 2012

ROCHESTER, Mich.- The Oakland men's soccer team will wrap up the preseason exhibition slate on Sunday against Butler at 4:30 p.m. at Varsity Field. The Golden Grizzlies are 2-0 this season in exhibition matches.

EXHIBITION: Oakland vs Bowling Green
Indianapolis, Ind.  - August 19, 2012 - 4:30 p.m.
Stadium

Varsity Field (500)

Team Stats (2011)
Oakland / Butler
Quick Facts Oakland / Butler
Live Stats

Live Stats

All-Time Series

Series Tied - 2-2-1
Record at BU - 1-1
Last Meeting - 0-0 (Sept. 4, 2011)

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OUgrizzlies.com / ButlerSports.com
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OAKLAND SOCCER NOTES
▪ The Golden Grizzlies opened the season on Monday with a 2-0 exhibition win over defending Horizon League Champions Valparaiso and followed it with a 2-1 win over Bowling Green. 

▪ Oakland has had four different players score during the preseason: Kyle Bethel, Gavin Hoy (Valpo) and Miche'le Lipari, Johnny Dreshaj (BGSU).

▪ Goalkeeper Wes Smith picked up the assist on Hoy's goal against Valpo.

▪ Smith has logged 90 minutes of shutout action in the nets for OU.

▪ Butler is coached by former Oakland player Paul Snape.

▪ Both of Oakland's home exhibition matches this season have been played as three 30-minute periods by coaches' agreement.


▪ Be sure to check out postmatch coverage, which includes Grizz Vision interviews with the players and coaches






 

 

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