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Musovski was the stand-out performer in UNLV’s 5-1 victory over Oral Roberts on Sunday, Sept. 24. The highly-productive forward was involved in all five of the Rebels’ goals, scoring four of them himself an assisting on a fifth before Oral Roberts could tack on a consolation goal. It was a match of dominance for UNLV, who recorded 31 shots to Oral Roberts’ nine, and Musovski was at the front line for a full third of those 31 shots.
Musovski’s FC Tucson teammate first contributed this week with an assist on the game-winning goal in Louisville’s 3-0 win over IUPUI. Schmitt then had a breakout performance in the Cardinals’ 4-0 win over ACC opponent Boston College, knocking in the opening game-winner, assisting the second insurance goal, and scoring the final tally of the match himself.
The University of D.C. Firebirds tallied two wins on the week, both by a 4-1 score over Holy Family on Wednesday and then St. Thomas Aquinas on Saturday, and Torres produced big-time in both. In Wednesday’s win, Torres scored twice and assisted once for the Firebirds, with his two goals securing the win. He followed that up with a stunning hat-trick on Saturday to lead the team to another win over St. Thomas Aquinas, bringing his totals to five goals and one assist on the week.
First, Campos recorded his third goal of the season on a third-minute penalty to secure a win for Clemson over UCLA on Tuesday, after which he assisted a second insurance goal. He provided the exact same statistics in the Tigers’ 3-0 win over ACC opponent Pittsburgh, scoring the game-winner in the 32nd minute before adding an assist in the second half.
Ledula shined in the Pioneers’ lone match of the week, which came in the form of a 3-0 victory over Daemen College. The productive midfielder knocked in two goals, one of which was assisted by fellow PDL teammate Harry Pearse of the Jersey Express. Ledula scored the opener just three minutes into the match as he finished off a long throw that was misplayed by a Daemen defender, his second came minutes into the second half on the end of a cross from Pearse.
In the Demon Deacons’ Tuesday win over High Point, Bakero scored the game-winning goal in the 105th minute for to escape with an overtime victory. Bakero was active once again in Saturday’s 3-0 win over North Carolina State, but this time in setting-up his teammates for success. He assisted fellow Dynamo Luis Argudo’s game-winner in the 58th minute before assisting another goal in the 65th to add some insurance for Wake Forest.
While he found himself unable to score or assist in Wake Forest’s 1-0 win over High Point, with teammate Jon Bakero playing the hero, Argudo more than made up for it in Saturday’s win over North Carolina State. Argudo scored the opening game-winner in the 58th minute, and tallied a second in the 65th minute, just 20 seconds after Steven Echevarria made it 2-0 for the Demon Deacons.
As the Wildcats took down Florida Atlantic by a 4-0 score, Williams scored the game-winner in the 32nd minute before assisting on two insurance goals in the second half. The first-half tally was Williams second goal of the season and sealed the result for Kentucky.