|Matchup||No. 1 Humber vs Conestoga|
|Date||Wednesday, October 4|
|Venue||Ontario Soccer Centre|
|Live Stats||Click Here|
|Last Meeting||W, 8-0 (9/13/17)|
VAUGHAN, Ont – The No. 1 Humber men's soccer team (6-0, 1st Central) will look to extend its unbeaten streak Wednesday against the Conestoga Condors (0-6-1, 6th Central), with kick-off set for 6:30 p.m. The match will be streamed live on HSN2.
The Opening Kickoff
- Humber boasts the highest scoring offence in the province and is averaging 3.83 goals-per-game.
- With four goals against this season, the Hawks have matched their total from last season.
- Humber is the only team that features two scorers ranked in the top five in the OCAA. Luca Baldassarre (2nd) has seven goals, while All-Canadian Jaineil Hoilett (5th) has six.
Last Time Out
The Hawks finished the road portion of their schedule Saturday against division rival Sheridan Bruins (4-2, 3rd Central). Two quick goals from Claudio Sereno gave Humber a 2-0 lead at the half.
The Bruins were able to tie the game in the 75th on a penalty kick but Tomasz Balicki broke the stalemate 11 minutes later, helping the Hawks improve to 7-1-2 against Sheridan since 2012.
Scouting No. 1 Humber
Humber currently sits first in the OCAA central division at 6-0, including 1-0 at home. Luca Baldassarre leads the Hawks with seven goals, while seven other Hawks have recorded a tally this season.
At 0-6-1, the Condors feature the second-lowest scoring offence in the league, averaging 0.29 goals-per-game. On the other side of the ball, Conestoga has the 15th ranked defence and has allowed 20 goals in seven matches.
At Conestoga, the Hawks scored a season-high eight goals in an 8-0 win. Rookie keeper Nick Frenati picked up his first career clean sheet, while Jaineil Hoilett scored a game-high two goals.
In the Nation
Humber has been the top-ranked program in the country since the beginning of the 2016 season.
It has been 1,076 days since the Hawks last lost an OCAA match after extending their unbeaten streak to 38 straight.
With a record of 37-0-1 against CCAA and OCAA competition, the Hawks own a plus-129 goal differential with 25 clean sheets during the streak.
Climbing the Ladder
Fifth-year forward Michael Aigbokie currently sits in a tie for second all-time on Humber's career scoring list with 29.
Hoilett's goal against UTM was the 19th of his career, tying Hall of Famer Andrew DaSilva for sixth all-time; while Baldassarre sits eighth with 18 career tallies.
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Humber will continue its homestand Wednesday, October 11 against No. 13 George Brown (4-1-1, 2nd Central). Kick-off is set for 4:30 p.m.