WEST CHESTER, Pa. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's soccer team dropped a close match on the road to West Chester to begin the 2018 season on Thursday by a final of 1-0 in West Chester, Pa.
After a scoreless first half, West Chester broke through in the 64th minute to take the one-goal advantage.
Jefferson managed four shots in the opening 45 minutes but was held without a shot in the second half. Juniors Myles-Jordan Senior-Campbell and Hunter Dyson each owned a shot on goal for the Rams in the contest.
West Chester earned a major offensive advantage with 11-0 corners on the afternoon.
In his collegiate debut in goal, Jefferson freshman Andrew Menjivar played all 90 minutes with three saves and just the one goal against.
Jefferson Men's Soccer returns to action on the road in Syracuse, N.Y. on Sunday, Sept. 2 at Le Moyne with a 1 p.m. start.