Weisgarber’s Goal Garners National Attention

Senior goalkeeper Bob Weisgarber's goal was a nominee for
Senior goalkeeper Bob Weisgarber's goal was a nominee for "The 1", the top play of the day on Fox Sports 1's highlight show Fox Sports Live. (Jeff Mills photo).

 

Capital University senior goalkeeper Bob Weisgarber's game-winning goal Monday in the men's soccer team's 2-1 victory over Baldwin Wallace earned a spot among Fox Sports Live's "The 1" nominees late Monday night on Fox Sports 1.

 

Weisgarber's tally in the 88th minute from more than 60 yards out that sent the Crusaders to the Ohioa Athletic Conference Tournament semifinals ranked among Monday's best plays in the sports world. The Columbus native's goal was nominated alongside Ohio State star Sam Thompson's alley-oop dunk, Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall's touchdown reception and several other plays at the professional and collegiate level.

 

Capital visits OAC regular season champion Ohio Northern Wednesday at 2 p.m. looking to continue its run in the postseason.

 

Check out Weisgarber's goal below.