USAF ACADEMY, Colo. - Air Force men's soccer won a 1-0 exhibition match against New Mexico Wednesday afternoon at the Cadet Soccer Stadium. Blake Elder scored in the 27th minute to lift the Falcons.
Sophomore Jake Schenk turned in a solid performance in goal for Air Force, recording eight saves.
The Falcons scored when Austin Britt headed into the box from the corner and sent a pass to the middle of the box to Elder. With the goalkeeper off his line, Elder was able to fire from 10 yards out from the top of the box, sending the ball into the top of the net.
Air Force returns to action Friday, Aug. 29, opening regular season play hosting service academy rival Navy.