@AU_MSoccer Starts PL Play on Saturday

American Hosts Boston U.

WASHINGTON — The American University men's soccer team opens Patriot League play against Boston University at Reeves Field on Saturday at 2 p.m.

AU enters into the league opener with a 1-6-1 overall record after falling 3-0 to West Virginia in the final non-league tune up on Tuesday.

Tim Neumann leads the Eagles with four points (1g, 2a), while Vinny Barone leads the team in shots with 17.

John Mino has seen a bulk of time in net totaling 684 minutes with seven starts in eight appearances. Mino has posted a 2.24 GAA with 29 saves.

On the other end of the sidelines, BU tallies a similar record of 1-5-1 prior to PL play with its lone win coming over Harvard.

Boston defender Adam Sheikali was a recent recipient of the PL Defender of the Week, after scoring the Terriers' first goal of the season against Crimson.

In four starts, BU keeper William Bonnelyche has earned a 1.50 GAA.

For the latest on American Men's Soccer, stay tuned to AUEagles.com and follow the team on Twitter @AU_MSoccer.

Tickets for all AU home men's soccer matches are available at Reeves Field. General admission seats are $8 for adults and $5 for children. AU students are admitted free with a valid student ID.