Wildcats Fall to No. 21 Bethel (TN), 4-0

Wildcats Fall to No. 21 Bethel (TN), 4-0

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MOBILE, Ala. (September 8, 2019)
– The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's soccer team (0-2-0) fell to the No. 21-ranked Bethel (Tenn.) Wildcats (5-0-0), 4-0, on Sunday afternoon in the team's final game of the 2019 Mobile Classic hosted by the University of Mobile.

Three quick goals in the first five minutes by BU put JWU in a hole that was too big to overcome. The Wildcats were led by freshman Jose Silva, who recorded three shots (all on goal). Also notching multiple shots in the contest were junior Felipe Andrade (2) and sophomore Fernando Arzeno (2).

Sophomore Alex Marciulonis (0-2-0) suffered the loss, allowing four goals while registering six saves versus the Wildcats.

BU held a 25-13 edge in total shots and an 11-6 advantage in shots on goal.

It marked the first time JWU has been shut out a 2-0 loss at then-No. 8 Georgia Gwinnett last season (September 1, 2018).

JWU will next take on Eckerd College on September 17. Game time from St. Petersburg, Florida, is set for 7:00 p.m.

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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138).

About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.


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