Aurora, Ill. - The Alma College men's soccer team fell in a tough 3-2 decision to Aurora University (Ill.) on Friday (Aug. 30) evening.
Aurora started the scoring after an Alma turnover in their own defensive third. The Scots and McFate responded with a goal off a corner kick in the 28th minute.
In the 70th minute, Hobson sent a rocket to the top right corner of the net from 25 yards out to give Alma the lead.
The Spartans answered in the 81st minute when Alma failed to clear a ball in the middle of the box. They scored the game-winning goal with 3:08 remaining.
Senior keeper Garrison Mast (Grand Haven, Mich. / Grand Haven) made six saves in the game.
The Scots return to action on Saturday (Aug. 31) against Benedictine University (Ill.) for a match at 5:30 p.m.