TACOMA, Wash. – The Puget Sound men's soccer dropped its third straight contest with a 3-0 loss to Whitworth on Sunday. The Loggers (6-5, 5-4 NWC) outshot the Pirates (9-3-1, 7-2 NWC) 17-12 in the match.
Nate Spangler scored twice for the Bucs. His first goal came in the 11th minute when he used one touch on a pass from the end line to sneak one inside the near post. He scored again in the 57th minute when he bent a shot just inside the far post from the corner of the penalty box.
In the 71st minute, Robby Ubben padded the Pirates lead to 3-0 when he knocked in a rebound to the top shelf.
Connor LaFerriere also had three shots for the Loggers, including a diving header that missed the near post by inches.
The Loggers will finish up the 2011 season on the road, starting with a trip to Linfield and Willamette next weekend.