Hans Becker (So. • Madison) scored one goal and assisted on two others during UW-Oshkosh's 4-0 victory over the St. Norbert College men's soccer team on Wednesday (Sept. 19) in De Pere.
UW-Oshkosh (3-1-3) put three first-half shots into the net, including Becker's 20-yard kick that gave the Titans a 3-0 lead in the 44th minute (43:05) of play. Assisting on the goal were Chris Kurth (Jr. • Green Bay) and Levi Corbeil-Wild (Fr. • Minneapolis, Minn.).
Ryan Hanna (Jr. • Verona) gave the Titans the early advantage when scored off a pass from Alex Holmes (So. • Verona) in the contest's 10th minute (9:58). The goal was Hanna's team-leading third of the season.
UW-Oshkosh extended its lead to 2-0 when Kurth scored off a pass from Becker in the game's 39th minute (38:31). The Titans made the score 4-0 when Becker set up Danny Fisher (So. • Waunakee) for a goal in the 55th minute (54:35).
UW-Oshkosh's 24 shots featured five by Kurth and three apiece from Becker, Hanna and Jonathan Stanley (Fr. • Lindenhurst, Ill.). The Titans, who are 24-5-1 against St. Norbert College, compiled a 9-1 advantage in corner kicks.
The Green Knights (3-3-2) attempted just one shot in the game, a try by Nathan Angell in the second period.
Nick Barry (So. • Wheaton, Ill.) started at goalkeeper for the Titans and took the win with 63 shutout minutes. Joey Wedderspoon (Jr. • Verona) finished the contest, and like Barry, went without a save.
St. Norbert College goalkeeper Noah Davis allowed three scores and made three saves in 45 minutes of activity. Scott Faul played the next 41 minutes (40:36) and allowed one goal while making five saves. Quinn Bukouricz closed out the match and didn't face a shot.
UW-Oshkosh hosts Concordia University Wisconsin on Saturday (Sept. 22) at J.J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium.