The University of Findlay men's soccer team defeated Walsh University 6-1 on Oct. 2 at DeHaven Field. The win gives the Oilers a 4-4 record on the season with a 3-3 mark in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC).
The Oilers started the game strong with their first goal scored in the 16th-minute of play by freshman Michael Shaikly. Shaikly continued the Oiler offense by assisting senior captain Ryan Repas with the team's second goal in the 19th-minute of game play.
Finishing up the first half, senior Veselin Panchev headed a cross from sophomore teammate John Clark for another Oiler goal. Findlay held a shooting advantage of 9-2 over Walsh University upon completion of the first half.
Panchev aided in the attack again on the start of second half by assisting senior Jordan Gozelski with a goal in the 46th-minute. Gozelski and sophomore Ryan Husband scored the final two goals of the game for the Oilers, ending the match 6-1. Sophomore goalkeeper Ben Richter earned the win in goal for Findlay.
The Oilers are back in action on Oct. 4 at DeHaven Field against Malone University at 3pm.