Nov. 21, 2009

Courtesy of Christopher Newport

YORK, Pa. - The CNU men's soccer team advanced to the Elite 8 round of the NCAA tournament Saturday, defeating Stevens Tech on penalty kicks.

Sophomore Winston Mattheisen made his penalty kick moments after Stevens missed for the second time, giving CNU the victory, 4-2.

The two teams battled to a scoreless tie through regulation play and two overtimes. Clif Kipper, Joseph O'Connell and Nao Masuda also made their PKs, setting up Mattheisen's winner.

Goalie Justin Wolfe made nine saves duiring the game.

The Captains will meet Williams at 1 p;m. Sunday for the right  to advance to the Final Four in Texas.