Boerger, Aces win on FSC

Former Jamestown High School star and current U of Evansville goalkeeper Phil Boerger blanked 24th-ranked Drake in Division I soccer action Friday night.

The match was billed as the first ever live sporting event at the University of Evansville. It was shown on Fox Soccer Channel.

The Aces, in the midst of their best season since 1999, improved to 10-5-1 on the season.

Boerger had a sparkling diving save in the first half and the Purple Aces scored midway through the second half for the game’s only goal.

Boerger, a sophomore, has started all 16 games in goal for the Aces.