Crusaders Clinch Tournament Berth With Win Over NGU

Crusaders Clinch Tournament Berth With Win Over NGU

TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The Belmont Abbey men's soccer team clinched a spot in the Conference Carolinas tournament with the 1-0 win over North Greenville. With the win, The Abbey improves to 7-4-1 on the year with a 6-0-1 Conference Carolinas record. North Greenville moves to 2-11-1 this year with a 2-5-0 league record.

Highlights

  • The only scoring of the game came in the 39th minute when Ryan Cowie scored his first goal of the season off a pass from Davis McBee.
  • Belmont Abbey outshot North Greenville 8-1 in the first half.
  • North Greenville reversed the shots in the second half, edging out The Abbey 8-0.
  • Abbey keeper Ben Knust recorded three saves in the contest.

Up Next

The men's soccer team will host Erskine Saturday at 12 noon as they honor their seniors before the game.