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Regents Fly To Glory in 4-1 Win Over Eagles

Regents Fly To Glory in 4-1 Win Over Eagles

ROCKFORD, Ill. - The Rockford University men's soccer team (6-11-1, 3-6-0 NACC) put on a show for senior night, winning 4-1 over Edgewood College (6-10-1, 3-6-0 NACC). The Regents were fired up with goals coming from Carlos Montes, Cruz Marquez, and Caleb Warmbier to aid in the 4-1 victory. Rockford had some help from the Eagles on an own goal, while the Eagles scored a goal of their own but was not enough.  

 

  • Rockford's first scoring opportunity came early in the 13th minute of the match, when Carlos Montes blasted a 30 yard shot for a goal to put the Regents on top 1-0.
  • A mishap by Edgewood led to an own goal, increasing the Regents lead to 2-0.
  • Rockford's Cruz Marquez found the back of the net off a penalty kick, propelling the Regents to a 3-0 score just before the second half.
  • Edgewood closed the gap in the second half with a goal in the 59th minute of the match, 3-1.
  • The Regents added some breathing room late, when Caleb Warmbier scored in the 88th minute off a rebounded header from Ryan Munch
  • Rockford ran away with the 4-1 victory.

The RU men's soccer team returns to the field on Saturday, October 26 at Illinois Tech. The match has a scheduled start time of 3:30 PM.