The University of Wisconsin-Superior men’s soccer team scored twice in the opening 10 minutes and never looked back as it defeated Bethany Lutheran College 5-0 Tuesday evening in Mankato.
Brain Grand scored two of the Yellowjackets’ five goals while goalkeepers Zach Harwerth and Matt Elder combined to shutout the Vikings with a saver apiece.
Ben Kasper scored Superior’s first goal Ben Kasper found the back of the net in the eighth minute. Grand scored just two minutes later off a corner kick and then tallied again in the 22nd minute to make the score 3-0.
Trevor LaRoche-Theune scored late in the first half and Gio Rodriguez finished the scoring in the 72st minute as the Yellowjackets (8-5-2) outshot Bethany Lutheran 31-6.
Noah Heidorn stopped five shots for the Vikings (8-5).
The Yellowjackets (8-5-2) play at UW-Whitewater at 2 p.m. Saturday and then at St. Scholastica at 7 p.m. Tuesday.