MSOC: Terriers Remain Perfect in NAC Play with 8-1 win Over NVU-Johnson

MSOC: Terriers Remain Perfect in NAC Play with 8-1 win Over NVU-Johnson

WATERVILLE, Maine – The Thomas College men's soccer team remained undefeated in North Atlantic Conference (NAC) play as they defeated Northern Vermont University-Johnson 8-1 on Sunday afternoon at Smith Field.

Woodlin Placide (Les Cayes, Haiti) stayed hot, scoring the first of his two goals in the fourth minute to put Thomas up 1-0 early. Placide's goal marked the fourth time in the past three games that he has scored a goal in the first five minutes of the game. Eric LaBrie (Kennebunk, Maine) scored his fourth goal in two days three minutes later to make it 2-0. Zenawi Bowen (St. George's, Bermuda) put back a rebound off the Johnson goaltender in the ninth minute to make it a 3-0 game. Placide scored his second in the 13th minute to give the Terriers a 4-0 advantage. Drew Parsons (Farmington, Maine) scored on a penalty kick in the 27th minute to push it to 5-0 at the half.

Senior defender Benjamin Vigue (Yarmouth, Maine) scored his first career goal, heading in a corner kick in the 79th minute to make it 6-0. Vigue didn't take long to score his second career goal, heading in another corner kick to make it 7-1 following a Badger goal. Josh Morrissey (Scarborough, Maine) capped off the scoring in the final minute, netting a free kick goal.

Jonathan LeClair (Belomnt, N.H.) picked up the win in net, making one save in 62 minutes of action. John Villanueva (Gray, Maine) and Nick Chandler (Wells, Maine) also saw time in net.

Thomas will host Bowdoin College in a non-conference game on Wednesday, October 16 at 7:30 PM on Smith Field.

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