Patriots, Newman Battle to 0-0 Tie

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The DBU Patriot Men’s Soccer Team battled to a 0-0 tie, Saturday at Newman University. The tie moves the first-year club to 2-5-1 overall, 0-2-1 in Heartland Conference play.

Chuck Schober and the back line were outstanding for the entire 110-minute match, allowing only two shots on goal of the Jets’ 16 attempts. The Patriots were only outshot by one, taking 15 shots, four of them on target, two of those fromDavid Balyeat.

Schober (2-3-1) earned a pair of saves, with Robin Allard (1-6-1) earning four saves for Newman, who moves to 1-6-1.

The Patriots are halfway through their stretch of four consecutive road games, going 1-0-1 this past week. They will travel to Texas A&M-International, Thursday at 7:30 p.m., before moving on to St. Mary’s University, Saturday at 2:30 p.m.