HALIFAX, N.S. – The UPEI Panthers men’s soccer team opened the pre-season with a 3-0 win against the Dalhousie Tigers Wednesday in Halifax.
Brett Strba recorded the shutout while Lucas Ross had the game-winning goal in the second half. Austin McKenzie and Sam Smiley also scored.
The Panthers play the Saint Mary’s Huskies this afternoon in Halifax and are hosting the Mulligan Cup this weekend. UPEI plays the Holland College Hurricanes Saturday at 7 p.m. and the Mount Allison Mounties Sunday at 3 p.m.
The Panthers open the season on the road in St. John’s, N.L., against the Memorial Sea-Hawks on Saturday, Sept. 8, and Sunday, Sept. 9.
Their first home game is Friday, Sept. 14, when they host the Mount Allison Mounties.