From Sun staff reports
1:57 AM EST, January 13, 2013
Josh Rife scored a power-play goal 40seconds into overtime to give the Milwaukee Wave a 10-8 victory over the visiting Blast in a first-place Major Indoor Soccer League showdown Saturday.
The loss was the second straight for the Blast (12-4), which lost Friday night to the Soul, 13-8, in Chicago. The Wave improved to 11-2.
Baltimore took a 4-0 lead on goals by Tony Donatelli and leading scorer Machel Millwood at 7:27 and 9:02 of the first quarter, but the Wave got on the board 21:43 into the game, then tied it less than two minutes later.
1. Blast, Tony Donatelli, 7:27, 2. Blast, Machel Millwood (Marco Mangione), 9:02. Penalties: Milwaukee, Jonatan Santos (2 minutes), tripping, 11:35.
1. Milwaukee, Fabinho (Tenzin Rampa), 6:43; 2. Milwaukee, Ian Bennett (Hewerton Moreira), 8:10. Penalties: None.
3. Milwaukee, Ian Bennett (Josh Rife), 3:46; 3. Blast, Lucas Roque (Lucio Gonzaga), 5:37. Penalties: Milwaukee, Jonathan Greenfield (2 minutes), boarding, 13:58.
4. Milwaukee, Tenzin Rampa (Marcio Leite), 7:10; 4. Blast, Tony Donatello (PPG) (Lucas Roque), 12:38. Penalties: Blast, Mike Lookingland (2 minutes), tripping, 8:52; Blast, Mike Lookingland (5 minutes), misconduct, 8:52, Milwaukee, Josh Rife (2 minutes), kicking, 11:31; Blast, Adriano Dos Santos (2 minutes), boarding, 13:48; Blast, Adriano Dos Santos (5 minutes), dissent, 13:48.
5. Milwaukee, Josh Rife (PPG) (Hewerton Moreira), :40.
Shots: Blast: 31, Milwaukee: 20. Power play: Blast: 1 for 3; Milwaukee: 1 for 2. Goalkeepers: Blast, William Vanzela: 5 saves, 10 shots faced. Milwaukee, Marcel Feenstra: 12 saves, 16 shots faced.
SOUL 13, BLAST 8
Penalties: THIRD QUARTER
Penalties: FOURTH QUARTER
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