Storm fall to Concordia-Moorhead 3-0

Baraka Ellie
Baraka Ellie

MOORHEAD, Minn. -- For the second day in a row, the Simpson men's soccer team outplayed its opponent on the stat sheet. But for the second day in a row, the final result was unfavorable.

Simpson outshot Concordia-Moorhead 14-7 and took four more corners but couldn't find the back of the net in a 3-0 loss Sunday.

Austin Peterson put the Cobbers (3-2) on the board in the sixth minute, giving the hosts a 1-0 lead at halftime. Tyson Aberle added an insurance goal in the 48th minute and Aronah Mukhtar tacked on a third goal in the 84th minute.

Baraka Ellie took five shots for the Storm (2-2), who have suffered back-to-back losses for just the third time in three years.

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Simpson returns to the home pitch Tuesday, Sept. 11 to host Iowa Wesleyan. Start time is set for 7 p.m. at Buxton Stadium.