Men's Soccer Falls at Wake Forest 3-1
Oct. 7, 2001
Winston-Salem, N.C. - The NC State men's soccer team was defeated by the host Wake Forest Demon Deacons 3-1 Sunday afternoon. After the two teams were tied 1-1 at the half, Wake Forest freshman Scott Sealy netted two second half goals for the victory.
The Demon Deacons (6-3-1, 1-1-1 ACC) scored first when Jeremiah White scored his sixth goal of the season in the 37th minute. NC State (1-8, 0-3 ACC) would quickly respond as freshman Brock Trejo scored his first career goal off of a Damon Butler assist at the 42:10 mark to tie the score up at 1-1.
The teams enters halftime tied at one and the score stayed that way until less than 11 minutes remaining in regulation. Wake's Sealy stole a pass from NC State inside the Pack's penalty box and netted the game winner at the 79:41 mark. Sealy would come back and add an insurance goal with less than five minutes to play and give Wake Forest its ninth straight win over the Pack.
Wake outshot NC State 21-6 for the game, as the Pack's Mitchell Watson recorded 12 saves in goal.
NC State will host Elon this Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.
Scoring: Wake's White from Sealy and Bastidas at 36:44
NCSU's Trejo from Butler at 42:10
Wake's Sealy unassisted at 79:41
Wake's Sealy from White and Thomas at 85:28
Shots: WFU 21, NCSU 6
Saves: WFU 4 (Hesmer 4), NCSU 12 (Watson 12)
Corner Kicks: WFU 8, NCSU 3
Fouls: WFU 13, NCSU 14