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Sept. 7, 1997

Men's Soccer Ties Florida International

1-1 Cavaliers Win Coca-Cola Classic on Tiebreaker

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Junior midfielder Ben Olsen (Middletown, Pa.) scored a goal and was named Tournament MVP as the University of Virginia men's soccer team tied Florida International 1-1 in the final game of the Coca-Cola Classic. Both UVa and FIU posted records of 1-0-1 in the tournament, with the Cavaliers winning the tournament with a +4 goal differential. Virginia now stands 1-1-1 on the year, while the Golden Panthers are 3-0-1.

Ben Olsen
Tournament MVP Ben Olsen

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