LIU Post Keeper Hansen Comes Up Big In PKs

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For 110 minutes zeros dominated the scoreboard at Pioneer Soccer Park as neither LIU Post or Queens College could find the back of the net.

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Oliver Hessner Hansen

In the end, the No. 2 seed Pioneers would defeat No. 3 Queens 5-4 on penalty kicks in an East Coast Conference semifinal matchup. LIU Post will meet Mercy in the ECC finals this weekend. Day and time of the match were not available at press time.

Queens finished the match with a 12-11 advantage in shots (7-4 on goal) and in corner kicks, 8-5. Pioneers senior goalkeeper Oliver Hessner Hansen made seven saves on the day. His biggest stop would come in penalties when he would block the shot from the Knights Adrian Garcia.

Senior Lukas Ostermann, sophomore Tom Stenberg, freshman Javier Rehberger Martin, senior Vittorio Argeri, and junior Khalid Al Saud each scored in the penalty shootout.