Aug 31, 2018
MORGANTOWN, W.V. — Ethan Shim and Pascal Derwaritsch each scored a pair of goals to lead West Virginia to a 5-1 victory over American on Friday evening.
- Sophomore Brenner Jarrad scored his first collegiate goal after intercepting a pass from WVU keeper Steven Tekesky in the 59th minute.
- West Virginia led 2-0 at the half with goals from Ethan Shim and Pascal Derwaritsch.
- The Mountaineers scored three times in the second half on goals by Rushawn Larmond, Shim and Derwaritsch.
- Freshman keeper Lucas Manso made eight saves.
- WVU keeper Steven Tekesky made three saves in the win.
- American will host the Capitol Cup next weekend, welcoming Mount St. Mary's on Friday and Gardner-Webb on Sunday.