MEQUON, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men's soccer team fell 1-0 in a closely contested contest Saturday against the Concordia University (Wis.) Falcons.
The Falcons (6-0-0) struck early over the Pioneers (2-1-1) when Concordia's Will King scored the game's lone goal in the 10th minute with a shot to the upper right corner from 25 yards out. King's goal would end up being the game-winning goal.
Senior Nate Miller recorded eight saves to his counterpart, Nate Yeager's six saves.
With the final 1-0 score, the Pioneers were the first team in the 2019 season to hold the Falcons to less than three goals in a game.
The Pioneers return to action on Wednesday, Sept. 18 when they host the Spartans of the University of Dubuque at Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium at 7 p.m.