(SYDNEY, NS) The No. 3 seeded UNB Varsity Reds rode three first half goals to a 3-0 win over the No. 6 Memorial University Sea-Hawks in the quarter-final round at the 2017 Subway Atlantic University Sport men's soccer championship, in Sydney, NS.
Alex O'Brien(Charlottetown, PE) scored what would turn out to be the game-winner just four minutes in.
He got a head on a shot by Max Vitrotti(London, UK) and deflected it into the Memorial net.
Garcia was named the Subway Player of the Game.
The V-Reds played solid defence in the second half, earning a berth in the semi-final round.
Evan Barker(Winnipeg, MB) was called on to make just one save to earn the clean sheet in the Varsity Reds net.
UNB will now face the No. 2 seeded St FX X-Men, Friday at 7:00pm.
The X-Men finished the regular season in second place with a 9-1-2 record.
The two teams met only once during the regular season, at UNB's BMO Centre, on September 17th. X scored a late goal to escape with a 1-0 win.
RECAP BY: Andy Campbell/UNB Athletics with files from CBU Athletics
PHOTO BY: CBU Athletics