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28 July 1:07 pm

Fresh off of their successful debuts in Crew shirts against Crystal Palace FC, Matt Walker, Ross Friedman and Matt Wiet returned to the Dayton Dutch Lions, all starting in the club's home bout against OKC Energy FC on Saturday, July 26.

The match, which was won by OKC by a 3-0 final, saw all three Crew loanees go the full 90 minutes.

Friedman registered one shot in the contest.

Photo Credit: Daniel Herlensky

21 July 11:58 am

Crew loanee Matt Walker scored the match's opening goal, but the Charlotte Eagles stormed back to notch a 2-1 win over Dayton at DOC Stadium on Saturday, July 19.

Walker was one of three Crew loanees in the starting lineup, joining Ross Friedman (pictured) and Matt Wiet.

The goal was Walker's second of the season in USL-PRO. 

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton

14 July 2:08 pm

On Saturday, July 12, the Dayton Dutch Lions fell to the Harrisburg City Islanders by a 3-1 score at DOC Stadium.

Dayton, playing without leading goal-scorer Aaron Schoenfeld, conceded two first-half goals in the contest. Brock Granger made it 2-1 in the 77th minute, but a late insurance goal by Harrisburg's Robbie Derschang sealed the three points for the visitors.

Crew loanees Ross Friedman (pictured) and Matt Wiet started the match. Matt Walker entered as a first-half substitute.

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton 

07 July 10:22 am

The Dayton Dutch Lions split a pair of contests last week as they continued their USL-PRO campaign.

On Wednesday, July 2, Dayton fell 2-1 to Pittsburgh Riverhounds at home. A pair of Crew loanees linked up for the match's opening goal, as Aaron Schoenfeld scored from Ross Friedman in the fifth minute. Matt Walker and Matt Wiet also started for Dayton.

On Saturday, July 5, Schoenfeld nabbed a hat trick in a 3-1 road victory over Charlotte Eagles. Friedman and Wiet both started the match, while Walker entered as a second-half substitute.

Schoenfeld now leads USL-PRO in goals with 12 in 18 matches. He is also three goals away from tying the all-time USL-PRO single-season goal-scoring record.

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton

30 June 2:26 pm

The Dayton Dutch Lions earned a 1-0 victory on the road against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds at Highmark Stadium on Saturday, June 28.

Eli Garner scored the match's only goal, which occurred in the 18th minute.

The match featured another heavy dose of Crew influence. Loanees Matt Walker, Ross Friedman, Matt Wiet and Aaron Schoenfeld all started for Dayton. Schoenfeld and Friedman each notched one shot in the contest.

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton 

23 June 12:50 pm

MLS might have taken a break for the FIFA World Cup, but USL-PRO play continued as the Dayton Dutch Lions played two matches this past weekend, dropping both.

On Friday, Dayton traveled to Rochester and fell to the Rhinos by a 2-0 final. Ross Friedman, Matt Wiet and Aaron Schoenfeld all started for the Dutch Lions, while Matt Walker came on as a substitute. Schoenfeld paced Dayton with two shots in the contest.

Dayton then returned home for a Sunday encounter with Orlando City SC, again falling by a 2-0 score. Friedman, Wiet, Schoenfeld and Walker all started for the Dutch Lions, with Walker recording two shots and Schoenfeld one.

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton 

09 June 2:19 pm

The Dayton Dutch Lions played a rare two matches on back-to-back days last weekend, both on the road in California, but couldn't come away with a victory in either.

The Crew's USL-PRO affiliate first fell by a 4-3 final at Orange County Blues. Black & Gold loanee Matt Walker tallied in the 12th minute to open the scoring, but four unanswered goals by Orange County aided the home side to the victory.

On the very next day, Dayton played LA Galaxy II as part of a doubleheader at StubHub Center, following the LA Galaxy-Chivas USA match. Aaron Schoenfeld pulled a late goal back for the Dutch Lions, but LA Galaxy II won by a 5-1 final.

Matt Wiet played 90 minutes in both matches; Walker, Schoenfeld and Ross Friedman started against Orange County, wheras Walker and Schoenfeld were each subbed on against LA Galaxy II.

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton 

02 June 11:51 am

Matt Wiet debuted for the Dutch Lions in his game-by-game loan but Dayton fell to the Rochester Rhinos by a 1-0 final on Sunday. Aquilio Houapeu's 46th-minute tally was the difference.

Also starting alongside Wiet were fellow Crew loanees Aaron Schoenfeld, Matt Walker and Ben Sweat. Ross Friedman, fresh off of his graduation from Harvard University, came on in the second half as a substitute.

Dayton next plays on Saturday, June 7 when it travels to face Orange County Blues FC.

27 May 9:41 am

Aaron Schoenfeld scored his fourth goal in three matches, this time from the spot, but the Dayton Dutch Lions fell at home to Sacramento Republic FC by a 2-1 final.

Schoenfeld was joined in the Dutch Lions starting lineup by fellow Crew loanees Fifi Baiden, Matt Walker, Ben Sweat and goalkeeper Brad Stuver.

Dayton next plays on Sunday, June 1 when it will host the Rochester Rhinos at home.

Photo Credit: Jeremi Blurton

19 May 10:37 am

Crew loanee Aaron Schoenfeld factored heavily for the Dayton Dutch Lions this past weekend, notching two goals and one assist in the club's 5-3 road defeat to Harrisburg City Islanders.

The goals were Schoenfeld's third and fourth of the season. He opened the scoring for the Dutch Lions in the first minute of play, and completed his brace in the 69th minute.

Matt Walker also started for Dayton, playing 68 minutes in the contest. Brad Stuver served as the backup goalkeeper.