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    Jorge Alvarez scored his fourth game-winning goal of the season against Green Bay
    Jorge Alvarez scored his fourth game-winning goal of the season against Green Bay

    Top Flames Moment: Men's Soccer Earns No. 23 National Ranking

    July 28, 2014

    The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), UICFlames.com will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.

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    Team: Men’s Soccer
    Moment:
    Men’s Soccer Earns No. 23 National Ranking
    Date:
    November 9, 2013
    Location:
    Flames Field in Chicago, Ill.

    QUICK RECAP
    UIC defeated Green Bay 2-1 at Flames Field for its 15th regular-season win, a program best. Jorge Alvarez scored the go-ahead goal in the 84th minute as the Flames captured their ninth-straight win to end the regular season with an unblemished 7-0-0 Horizon League record.

    LARGER PICTURE
    - Following their win over Green Bay, the Flames received a No. 23 national ranking.
    - Alvarez scored his fourth and final game-winning goal of the season in the match against Green Bay.
    - Alvarez ended the season with 34 shot attempts, with 11 reaching on goal, which was good for second best on the team.
    - Alvarez also recorded the second-most assists on the team with six.
    - Freshman Joel Leon scored the other goal for the Flames, the first of his career.
    - Leon finished the season with 10 total shots, with three reaching on goal.
    - Leon registered at least one shot attempt in six consecutive games during the 2013 season.

    PREVIOUS TOP MOMENTS:
    June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
    June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
    June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
    June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
    June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
    June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
    June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
    June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
    June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
    June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
    June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
    June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
    June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season
    June 24 - UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships
    June 26 - Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three
    June 27 - Women's Swimming and Diving's Strong Showing at HL Championships
    June 30 - Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
    July 1 - Flames Tie Program Record With 11th Straight Win
    July 2 - Flames Power Their Way to an 18-5 Romp Against Purdue
    July 3 - Ehrhardt Earns All-Region Honors
    July 7 - Women's Gymnastics Tops Illinois State in Final Home Meet
    July 8 - Mwale Wins High Jump at HL Championships
    July 10 - Volleyball Wins Five-Set Thriller at Cleveland State
    July 11- UIC Defeats March Madness Participant Milwaukee, 80-58
    July 14 - Knoppe Ties UIC Career Singles Victories Record
    July 15 - Ishimaru and Ciesielski Win HL Weekly Awards
    July 17 - Hernandez Earns HL Tournament Batting Champion Award
    July 18 - Mangal's 76 Highlights Round Two of Horizon League Championship
    July 21 - UIC Dance Takes Third at NDA Collegiate Championships
    July 22 - Gaides Sixth in All-Around at NCAA Qualifier
    July 24 - Men's Tennis Wins Senior Day against Youngstown State
    July 25 - Johnson Dives at NCAA Zone C Championships