- DWU Men’s Soccer Wins 3rd Straight September 18, 2014
OMAHA, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s soccer continued its strong play of late with a 3-0 win over Grace University Wednesday, Sept. 17 in Omaha, Neb.
DWU outshot Grace 19-1, while putting seven shots on net and allowing none. Junior goalkeeper Alex Nelson (Sioux Falls, S.D) and freshman Christopher Jeuttemeier (Dortmund, Germany) combined for the shutout without making a save.
For the second straight game, DWU got on the scoreboard early with three goals in the first 23 minutes. Sophomore midfielder Peter Wartenberg (Chaska, Minn.) got the Tigers started on a goal in the sixth minute on an assist from junior midfielder Adam Jahnel (Blair, Neb.).
Jahnel made the score 2-0 on an unassisted goal in the 19th minute, while junior Zach Schneider (Sioux Falls, S.D.) punched in his first career goal minutes later to extend the advantage. Wartenberg picked up the assist on the final Tiger goal.
The victory marks the third straight for the Tigers, who head into Great Plains Athletic Conference play on a roll.
The Tigers (3-3) play Nebraska Wesleyan University at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell, S.D.