Kramer's Golden Goal Lifts DePauw to Win

Kramer's Golden Goal Lifts DePauw to Win

Greencastle, Ind. - Sam Kramer's goal on an assist from Justin Mitchell with 7:40 left in the second overtime gave DePauw a 3-2 North Coast Athletic Conference victory over Wittenberg. DePauw moved to 10-2-3 overall and 3-1-2 in the NCAC and into a tie for third in the standings. Wittenberg dropped to 6-9 overall and 1-5 in the conference.

The teams played 69 minutes of scoreless soccer before Wittenberg's Jacob Snowden scored at 69:45. The Tigers evened the score on Eddie Velez's first goal of the season at 72:04.

Wittenberg's Alberto Zaragoza put his team back in front at 83:11 before Jack Schrepferman forced the overtime on a double assist from Andrew Gold and Joe Scanlon.

The teams played a scoreless first overtime before Kramer delivered DePauw's fourth overtime win of the season.

DePauw outshot Wittenberg, 19-5, including 8-2 on goal. The host Tigers also held a 15-7 edge in corners.

Austin Bodner recorded the win in goal for DePauw, while Wittenberg's Jack Snider totaled five saves.

DePauw hosts 16th-ranked Kenyon on Saturday at Noon.