Always rivals, no matter what the sport, ODU and VCU met on the soccer pitch in Norfolk on Tuesday night. The Monarchs get bragging rights this time as they shutout the Rams 1-0.

Niko Klosterhalfen scored the only goal of the game at the 33 minute mark of the first half. Jimmy Filerman got the assist.

Mertcan Akar the ODU goalkeeper got his second straight shutout and third of the season.

The Monarchs improved to 4-1-2.