Top Flames Moment: Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake

Slobodan Aleksov scored two goals for the Flames in the victory over Drake.
Slobodan Aleksov scored two goals for the Flames in the victory over Drake.

June 30, 2014

The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), 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
Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
November 3, 2013
Flames Field in Chicago, Ill.

The Flames came away with their eighth-consecutive victory after scoring two goals in the final 10 minutes of regulation to take a 3-1 win against Drake at Flames Field. UIC’s victory against Drake marked their 14th on the season, setting a new program record for regular season wins.

- The Flames ended the season with an overall record of 16-4-0 and a perfect regular season conference record of 7-0-0.
- The Flames reached the national rankings early in November at No. 23.
- Senior Aris Zafeiratos scored the game-winning goal against Drake, his second of the season. Zafeiratos tabbed two goals on the season, both of which were game-winners.
- Senior Slobodan Aleksov recorded his fourth two-goal game of the season in the victory against Drake, and ended the season leading the Flames in goals (10), points (23), shots (62), and shots on goal (29). The Flames captain was named to the NSCAA All-Great Lake Region Third Team, the All-Horizon League First Team and the Horizon League Championship All-Tournament Team.


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