BATESVILLE, Ark. – The Lyon College men's soccer team (5-3-2, 4-1-1 AMC) hopes to get its offense back on track when they host Park at Huser Field on Tuesday for a 3 p.m. kickoff. The Scots are coming off a 1-0 loss to Missouri Baptist on Saturday in St. Louis, Mo.
Lyon is currently in third place in the American Midwest Conference, while Park is in seventh place.
Park: The Pirates enter the match with a 5-3-2 record and 2-2-2 mark in the AMC. The Pirates come off a 1-1 2OT draw with Hannibal-LaGrange on Sept. 30, which was their second double-overtime draw after tying with Lindenwood-Belleville on Sept. 26. The Pirates are led by Juan Carlos Salazar's five goals, which are tied for third in the AMC. Predro DeSouza and Isaias De La Torre have each scored four on the year. Adeeb Qaisi leads the team with three assists. Thalu Masindi leads the Pirates with 26 saves in goal in 10 games.
Lyon: The Scots are led by Omar Fabila (SR/Mexico)'s five goals to rank in a tie for third in the conference. Ulises Cordova (SR/Guymon, Okla.) is second on the team with four goals scored. Robin Hottenbacher (SO/Germany) leads the Scots with two assists on the season, while Fabila has taken a team high 24 shots. Goalkeeper Gianni Santin (SO/Reunion Island) leads the Scots with 24 saves on the season in nine games.
Lyon is 4-4 all-time against Park and has won two straight matches against the Pirates. The Scots last played the Pirates on Nov. 5, 2016 when they won 2-0. The Scots are 2-2- all-time at home against Park.
Lyon next travels to William Woods on Saturday for a 3 p.m. kickoff in Fulton, Mo.