Men's Soccer


The Baldwin Wallace University Menís Soccer Team Loses at Wilmington, 3-1, in Regular Season Finale

BEREA, OHIO ó The Baldwin Wallace University menís soccer team lost at Ohio Athletic Conference rival Wilmington College, 3-1, tonight (October 29) at Williams Field in Wilmington, Ohio.

With their loss, the Yellow Jacket men fell to 14-5-1 overall and end the OAC regular season in third place with a 6-2-1 mark. With its win, Wilmington improved to 12-5-1 overall and 7-1-1 in the OAC. With its loss, BW will now have to travel back to Wilmington to play on Tuesday (Nov. 1) in the semifinals of the OAC Tournament.

BW opened the scoring at the 32:10 mark of the first half when sophomore midfielder Alex Restaino (Hudson) scored an unassisted goal and the Yellow Jackets led 1-0 at halftime.

In the second half, the Quakers evened the game at the 61:39 mark when J.T. Pitstick scored an unassisted goal. Wilmington took a 2-1 lead at the 72:02 mark when Oskar Johansson scored with an assist from Alex van der Sluijs. The Quakers then put the game away at the 89:16 mark when Matt Hoenie scored off an assist from Olof Petersson.

In goal, BW senior Nate Christian (North Ridgeville) played all 90 minutes of the game, facing 25 shots and allowing all three goals. Christian also had seven saves.

The OAC Championship Game is next Saturday, Nov. 5 at 7:00 p.m.. In the other OAC semifinal, John Carroll University hosts Capital University at the Don Shula Stadium in University Heights at 4:00 p.m.

FOR MORE BW SPORTS INFORMATION, please contact BW Sports Information Director Kevin Ruple by telephone at 440-826-2327, by FAX at 440-826-2329 or via e-mail at To contact Yellow Jacket Head Coach Reid Ayers, please call him at 440-826-3839, FAX him at 440-826-2192 or e-mail him at

Men's College Soccer Results
Baldwin Wallace University vs. Wilmington College in Wilmington on Saturday, October 29
Final Score: Wilmington College - 3, Baldwin Wallace University -- 1

Scoring Summary:
Team: Time; Goals Scored By (Assisted By)

First Half:
BW: Restaino; 32:10 (unassisted)

Second Half:
WC: Pitstick; 61:39 (unassisted)
WC: Johansson, 72:02 (Van der Sluijs)
WC: Hoenie, 89:16 (Petersson)

Goalie Statistics:
School: Goalie Name (Minutes Played), Saves
BW: Christian (90), 7
WC: Saylor (45:00), 2; Bernhardt (45:00), 2

Team Records:
Baldwin Wallace: 14-5-1 overall, 6-2-1 in the OAC
Wilmington: 12-5-1 overall, 7-1-1 in the OAC

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