NIACC rolls past Hawkeye CC, 12-1

WATERLOO - The NIACC men's soccer team rolled to a 12-1 ICCAC victory over Hawkeye CC on Wednesday.

NIACC led 4-0 at the half and outscored Hawkeye CC 8-1 in the second half as the Trojans improved to 4-3 overall and 1-2 in the ICCAC. It was the most goals for a NIACC team since the Trojans topped Scott CC 14-0 in the opening round of the 2011 NJCAA Region XI tournament.

It is the 10th time the NIACC men's team has scored at least 10 goals in a match and the 12 goals is tied for seventh on the school's all-time single-match list. The single-match high for the Trojans came in a 19-0 win over Crossroads College in 2006.

Mike Merchant led the Trojans with three goals against Hawkeye. The Trojans also received two goals each from Toby Jarvis and Michael Donovan.

Also for NIACC, Harry Holland had one goal and two assists. Others scoring Wednesday for the Trojans were Niall Coulthard, Thomas Humphreys, Jack Doyle and Charlie Evans.

NIACC returns to action Saturday in an an ICCAC match at Iowa Western.

NIACC'S TOP SCORING MATCHES

NIACC 19, Crossroads College 0 (2006)

NIACC 15, Indian Hills 1 (2007)

NIACC 14, Indian Hills 0 (2008)

NIACC 14, Scott CC 0 (2011)

NIACC 13, Indian Hills 0 (2007)

NIACC 13, Indian Hills 0 (2008)

NIACC 12, UW-Fond du Lac 1 (2005)

NIACC 12, Crossroads College 0 (2006)

NIACC 12, Hawkeye CC 1 (2017)

NIACC 10, Scott CC 1 (2010)

NIACC VS. HAWKEYE CC (NIACC leads series, 2-1)

2016

Hawkeye CC 1, NIACC 0

NIACC 4, Hawkeye CC 2

2017

NIACC 12, Hawkeye CC 1