GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Giuseppe Bua's late goal propelled Franklin & Marshall to a 1-0 victory over Gettysburg in Centennial Conference (CC) men's soccer action Wednesday evening. The Diplomats (6-2-1, 2-1 CC) remain unbeaten in their last five trips to Gettysburg, going 4-0-1 since 2002.
Bua scored his second goal of the season off of a feed from Rob Hassler. Hassler received a corner kick and sent the ball to Bua, who found the back of the net at the 85:13 mark.
The Bullets (4-3-2, 1-2 CC) had plenty of scoring opportunities, firing off 12 shots, but were unable to connect. F&M matched Gettysburg with 12 shots and held a 5-2 advantage in corner kicks.
Jamie Hahn took the loss for Gettysburg. Hahn stopped four shots and falls to 0-3 on the year.
Zach Zamek earned his 16 career shutout stopping two shots and improves to 6-2-1. Zamek is slowly climbing the record book at Franklin & Marshall. After tonight's game, Zamek sits atop the career goals against average with .83 per game. He currently has 29 career wins, placing him third, just six shy of Ed Stelz '06 who has 35.
Franklin & Marshall returns to action Saturday October 3rd when they host Haverford. Game time is set for 7:00 pm.
Franklin & Marshall (6-2-1, 2-1 CC) vs. Gettysburg (4-3-2, 1-2 CC)
Goals by period 1 2 Tot
Franklin & Marshall. 0 1 - 1
Gettysburg.......... 0 0 - 0
1. 85:13 F&M Giuseppe Bua (2) (Rob Hassler) - From top of box off pass from top following corner
Shots: Franklin & Marshall 12, Gettysburg 12
Saves: Franklin & Marshall 2 (Zach Zamek 2), Gettysburg 4 (Jamie Hahn