September 8, 2009

Men's Soccer Report (Week 1) - Anderson Claims AU Classic

ANDERSON, IN -The Anderson University men's soccer team defeated Adrian College 1-0 in the AU Classic final on Saturday to win the four-team tournament.  The Ravens defeated Lawrence University 3-1 in Friday's opening round.

Freshman forward Ruben Oliva (Anderson, Ind./Highland) and senior back Charlie Barleycorn (Westerville, Ohio/DeSales) were named Co-MVP of the tournament. Olivia scored two goals in the win over Lawrence in only his second collegiate game.

The Ravens were the lone HCAC men's soccer team to win a tournament this past weekend.

Hanover won its only contest of the week, 5-4 in overtime against Eureka.  Jake Stawick (Indianapolis, Ind./Lawrence North) earned the conference's Player of the Week honors after netting a hat trick in the win.

For a complete recap of Week 1 in HCAC Men's Soccer, click here