Falcons Host Denver in Regular-Season Finale on Friday

    Eric Wilson is one of four seniors playing their final home game Friday
    Eric Wilson is one of four seniors playing their final home game Friday

    Nov. 3, 2011

    Game #18
    vs. Denver Pioneers
    Friday, Nov. 4, 2011
    6 p.m. at Cadet Soccer Stadium
     
    RECORDS
    Air Force 10-5-2, 4-3-2 MPSF
    Denver 5-9-3, 3-5-1 MPSF
     
    RECENTRESULTS
    Air Force
    Defeated Seattle, 2-1 (2ot)
    Defeated CSU Bakersfield, 2-1
     
    Denver
    Lost to CSU Bakersfield, 1-0
    Defeated Seattle, 1-0
     
     
    COACHES
    Doug Hill (USAFA, 1983)
    Air Force 34-50-5, Fifth Season
    Overall Same
     
    Bobby Muuss (UConn, 1999)
    Denver 39-37-17, Fifth Season
    Overall Same
     
    Falcons Play Final Home Game on Friday
    The Air Force Falcons play their final home game of the 2011 season this Friday, Nov. 4 against the University of Denver beginning at 6 p.m. The Falcons are 10-5-2 overall and 4-3-2 in the MPSF after sweeping a pair of games at home last weekend. AFA’s four seniors, Kyle Cressy, Ben Chavez, John Melcher and Eric Wilson, will be honored in a pre-game ceremony.
     
    Air Force Clinches Second Place in Mountain Division
    The Falcons swept a pair of home games last weekend to clinch second place in the MPSF’s Mountain Division. The Falcons used a Zane Dydasco goal 325 seconds into the second overtime to beat Seattle Univ., 2-1, on Friday, then Kevin Durr assisted on goals by Ben Chavez and Brian Klazura in a 2-1 upset over 22nd-ranked CSU Bakersfield.
     
    Most Wins in Eight Years
    Air Force’s 10 wins are the most in one season since the 2003 season, when the Falcons finished 10-9-1.
     
    Durr Named MPSF Player of the Week
    Junior midfielder Kevin Durr was named the MPSF Player of the Week after leading the Falcons to two wins last weekend. With his two assists on Sunday, Durr leads the team with 20 points and is No. 2 in the MPSF and tied for No. 4 nationally with 10 assists.  
     
    Air Force Also Clinches Spot in MPSF Tournament
    With their two wins last weekend, the Falcons earned a spot in the 2011 MPSF Tournament, which begins Thursday, Nov. 10 in Denver. The Falcons can be either the No. 3, 4 or 5 seed at the tournament, depending on this weekend’s results.

     

     

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