Dixie State fell to 2-7-3 on the season and 1-6-2 in the Pacific West Conference.
Elimelech put the Red Storm 1-0 in the 24th minute with a six-yard shot off a Kris Evans (Draper, UT/Alta) assist. The lead would only hold for 10 minutes after the Urban Knights found the equalizer in the 34th minute. ART U (7-4-1/4-2-1 PacWest) scored four minutes later to take a 2-1 lead into the break.
Two more goals early in the second half ballooned the Urban Knight lead to 4-1. Dixie State had five corner kicks in the second half, but only had five shot opportunities over the final 45 minutes.
ART U won the overall shot battle in the match, 19-14. David Stirland (Hurricane, UT/Hurricane) paced the Storm with four shots and Elimelech added three.
Tyler Walters (Ogden, UT/Ben Lomand) made four saves during the match.
The Red Storm returns to Hansen Stadium for three matches over a three-week span. DSU hosts Azusa Pacific on Oct. 19 at 12:30 p.m., the Sea Lions of Point Loma on Oct. 26 at 11:30 a.m., and will makeup a match with Westminster postponed by weather earlier this year on Nov. 3 at 4 p.m.