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UW-Rock County Rattlers roll in soccer shutout

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Gazette staff
September 20, 2011
— UW-Rock County found its stride in the second half Monday en route to pounding UW-Fond du Lac, 5-0, in Wisconsin Collegiate Conference soccer.

Jon Martinez scored the only goal the Rattlers would need at 6 minutes of the first half.


Martinez, Isaac Mendoza, Grant Jahns and Joe Benson added second-half goals in the Rattlers’ rout. Benson and Jesus Natizidad combined to make two saves for the shutout.


“We needed a game like this after the tough loss Saturday to UW-Fox Valley,” Rattlers coach Grant


McNall said. “We controlled most of the play.”


Rock County (3-1, 5-1 overall) hosts UW-Washington on Saturday.


UW-ROCK 5, UW-FOND DU LAC 0

UW Fond du Lac 0 0—0


UW-Rock County 1 4—5


First Half


RC—Jon Martinez, 6:00.


Second Half


RC—Martinez, (Gus Fonseca), 50:00. RC—Isaac Mendoza (Martinez), 54:00 RC—Grant Jahns, 70:00. RC—Joe Benson, (Fonseca), 79:00.


Saves—Nick Gomaz (F) 8, Benson (RC) 1, Jesus Natizidad (RC) 1.



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