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Men’s Soccer: VMI gets goals from Petrusevski, Martin, in 2-0 defeat of Mary Baldwin

VMI AthleticsVMI recorded its second straight shutout Tuesday with a 2-0 victory at Mary Baldwin University on SMA Worth Field in non-conference play.

Sophomores Viktor Petrusevski and Grant Martin found the back of the net and senior Nathan Lam had an assist. The Keydets last posted back-to-back clean sheets in the 2008 season against Appalachian State and Radford.

Inside the box score

  • Petrusevski scored his first goal of the season in the 39th minute from outside the top of the box
  • Martin kicked in a Lam header for an insurance tally with 18:33 remaining on the game clock. The score was Martin’s first of the year and second helper from Lam on the season
  • Sophomore keeper Connor Cherry made three saves to notch his second shutout in as many starts
  • VMI outshot the Fighting Squirrels 16-10 and held a 4-0 edge in corner kicks; nine Keydets registered a shot, led by Nathan Lam’s four

The Keydets open Southern Conference play Friday at 7 p.m. at ETSU


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