Cougars Earn Second Straight Shutout
Men’s Soccer on a Roll
(Boston, MA) - The Cougars were on the road this past Sunday to square off against regional rival Roxbury CC. Holyoke earned their second straight shutout while putting forth an offensive onslaught, winning by an 8-0 score.
Holyoke was led offensively by freshmen Adam Herbert (West Springfield, MA / West Springfield, HS) and Joseph Evborokhai (Holyoke, MA / Holyoke HS), who were involved in all eight of their team's goals. Herbert scored two goals while assisting on four others for a remarkable eight points. Evborokhai scored one goal and also had four assists. Goalkeeper Gabe Ramos (Chicopee, MA / Ludlow HS) was in goal keeping a clean sheet for the Cougars' third shutout of the season. Zane Wendolowski (Hatfield, MA / Smith Academy) had a pair of goals in the contest and Dan McColgan (Chesterfield, MA / Hampshire Regional HS) also found the back of the net.
The Cougars improve to 4-7-1 overall and 4-3-1 regionally. With two regular season games remaining, Holyoke sits tied for third place in the New England Regional standings. The Cougars host their final two regular season contests on the next two Wednesdays, both at 4pm. On October 17th, Holyoke welcomes Mass Bay CC to town before playing host to Springfield Technical CC on October 24th. Let's Go Cougars!
Photos: (Main) Adam Herbert (#17) supported by teammates Devon Huard (#10) and Shyam Tewani Mupompa (#2). (Thumbnail) Gabe Ramos taking a goal kick.