PALATINE, Ill. – The Harper College men's soccer team suffered a 5-0 defeat to conference foe Joliet in its season opener Wednesday afternoon.
Joliet jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first half and scored two more times in the second half. Leatile Masula netted a hat-trick for the Wolves, and Pedro Gutierrez and Jonathan Iniguez each added goals.
The Hawks (0-1, 0-1 N4C) recorded three shots on goal, one each from Luis Vargas (Palatine, Ill./Palatine),Alfredo Jimenez (/Wheeling) and Rosario Militello (/Jacobs).
Harper returns to action Saturday at home against Lincoln Land Community College beginning at 12:00 PM.