WORCESTER, Mass. -- Senior Brendan Nemes scored two goals for WPI, as the Coast Guard fell to the Engineers 2-1 in overtime in a NEWMAC Men's Soccer matchup Saturday in Alumni Stadium.
With the loss, the Bears slips to 8-4-1 (3-2 NEWMAC), while the Engineers ups its record to 9-4 and 5-0 in league play,
In the second half, Nemes tied the game when he found the bottom left corner off a feed from sophomore Luke Reiniger in the 78th minute.
Nemes delivered the game-winning goal with 56 seconds left in the first overtime as he scored from the top of the 18-yard box. After taking their first shot at 54:08, WPI took 10 of the 11 shots the rest of the way, including two in the extra frame.
Senior Jake Sorenson (5-3-1) made zero saves on two shots on goal allowing the the two late goals.
WPI senior goalkeeper Connor Hoeckele (8-4) collected the only save of the game.
The Bears are at Mass. Maritime Tuesday for a 7pm match.