Men's Soccer Ties Florida Atlantic, 1-1

Oct. 17, 2000


Florida Atlantic    1	0   0	0    1
Jacksonville        0	1   0	0    1

Goals: JU Michael Blackburn, 48:00, FAU Mark Haskins (Federico Santana), 7:16. Shots: JU 17, FAU 17. Corner Kicks: JU 4, FAU 4. Goalkeeper Saves: JU 8, FAU 10. Records: JU (5-3-2, 2-0-2), FAU (7-5-1, 2-2-1).

The Jacksonville University men's soccer player team played 120 minutes and sophomore forward Michael Blackburn (Arlington, Texas) scored at the 48th minute to knot the game at one, as the Dolphins tied Trans America Athletic Conference opponent Florida Atlantic 1-1 Tuesday afternoon at the Ashley Sports Complex.

The Dolphins improve their record to 5-3-2 overall and 2-0-2 in TAAC play. The tie puts the Owls at 7-5-1 on the year, 2-2-1 in league play.

Florida Atlantic opened the scoring in the seventh minute as Mark Haskins knocked in a Federico Santana pass at the top of the box.

Blackburn tied the game at the 48th minute when he scored off of a rebound.

The two teams played two sudden-death 15-minute periods, but neither could come up with the winning goal.

The Dolphins return to action Friday, Oct. 20 when they host TAAC opponent Campbell at 2 p.m. at the Ashley Sports Complex.