The Austin College men's soccer team battled Concordia-Texas but a penalty kick in the 75th minute of action proved to be the difference in a 1-0 loss for the 'Roos in Austin on Sunday. The 'Roos fall to 0-3-1 with the defeat.
The two teams came out trading shots throughout the first half, with Concordia holding a slight edge of 6-to-4 for the opening frame, and the 'Roos had a chance to strike first in the 19th minute but Roberto Gutierrez's header sailed high. In the second half, Concordia started to take more control and held a 10-2 shot advantage but the 'Roo defense remained firm, with Andrew Celio making five second half saves.
However, in the 75th minute of action Concordia drew a foul inside the box, and Alejandro Labastida put home the penalty kick to make it a 1-0 game and Austin College was unable to equalize down the stretch.