Wolves Down Wildcats 3-2 in Men’s Soccer

Samba Doukhansy (15) scored a pair of goals for Keuka College on Saturday
Samba Doukhansy (15) scored a pair of goals for Keuka College on Saturday

CAZENOVIA, N.Y. – The Keuka College Men's Soccer team defeated Cazenovia College 3-2 on Saturday in a North Eastern Athletic Conference game to close the regular season.

Keuka College (7-7-2, 6-3-1 NEAC) got a pair of goals from freshman Samba Doukhansy. Fellow freshman Jared Burns scored the game-winning goal for Keuka College in the second half.

Keuka College 3 at Cazenovia College 2

Cazenovia College took an early lead on Keuka College, scoring in the 11th minute for the lead. The Wolves responded in the 25th minute as freshman Samba Doukhansy scored his sixth goal of the season. Despite Keuka having a 10-3 advantage in shots, the game went to halftime tied 1-1.

In the second half, Keuka College took a 2-1 lead in the 58th. Samba Doukhansy got in on a breakaway and scored to give Keuka College the lead. Minutes later, Cazenovia leveled the game at 2-2 off of a free kick. The deciding goal would come in the 67th minute as Jared Burns found the back of the net to give the Wolves a 3-2 lead. Keuka College held on for the 3-2 conference victory.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College improves to 21-4 all-time against Cazenovia College
  • The Wolves have defeated the Wildcats in four straight games
  • It was the first multi-goal game of Samba Doukhansy's career. He leads Keuka College with seven goals this season
  • Jared Burns scored his first career game-winning goal

Coming up for Keuka College: The Wolves finish the regular season with a 7-7-2 record overall. Keuka College earned the #2 seed in the North Division of the North Eastern Athletic Conference. They will host #3 Penn College on Tuesday at the Jephson Community Athletic Complex. The Wolves and Wildcats played to a scoreless draw earlier in the season.