Clapper scores as men's soccer kicks off its season

Clapper scores as men's soccer kicks off its season

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Albion College kicked off the men's soccer season Friday with a 4-1 loss to Colorado College.

Dakota Clapper scored the Albion goal in the 66th minute. Clapper and Micah Cross were the only Britons to record shots on goal in the contest.

Kiran Singh scored goals in each half, Sajjan Singh scored in the first half and Jackson Silverstein scored in the second half for the Tigers.

Colorado College finished with an 18-7 advantage in shots, including 6-2 in shots on goal.

Albion returns to the pitch tomorrow against Johnson & Wales University. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. Eastern Time.

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Joe and Julie Serra have given a $5 million leadership gift to launch a fundraising initiative to make two dreams a reality. The first is a newly expanded fitness and student activity facility at the site of the current Dow Recreation and Wellness Center. The second is a new or renovated facility for the volleyball, men's basketball and women's basketball teams that currently call Kresge Gymnasium home.

The College is continuing to raise funds in support of both projects. To learn more, call 517/629-0446 or email