SAU lost its season open 5-2 to No. 3 Grand View
SAU lost its season open 5-2 to No. 3 Grand View
St. Ambrose
(3)Grand View University
Men's Soccer - Sat, Aug. 26, 2017

Caio Mesquita and Tom Greenwood each had a goal in SAU's 5-2 seaon-opening loss at No. 3 Grand View Saturday afternoon.

The nationally-ranked Vikings tallied a pair of first-half goals before breaking things open with two more goals within the first 12 minutes of the second half.

Mesquita scored the Bees' first goal of the season in the 61st minute. Moritz Seban was credited with the assist.

Three minutes later, St. Ambrose made things interesting getting within two goals at 4-2 when Greenwood converted a penalty kick.

The rally ended there. Grand View needed just two minutes to extend the lead to 5-2 and held on over the final 25 minutes.

Lewis Moston made five saves in goal for the Bees.

St. Ambrose will play its home opener Saturday against Central Methodist at 2 p.m. at St. Vincent's before traveling to Waldorf for a match Sunday.