Men’s Soccer Unable to Net Game-Tying Goal, Falls to BSC

Men’s Soccer Unable to Net Game-Tying Goal, Falls to BSC

SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men's soccer team dropped a Southern Athletic Association contest to Birmingham-Southern, 1-0, Friday night from Puett Field.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Birmingham-Southern (9-3-2, 3-1-1) 1, Sewanee (5-7-1, 1-4) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The teams were held scoreless in the first 54 minutes, with Sewanee having the upper hand on the shot count, 8-3, at intermission.

-In the 55th minute, Jackson Lynn netted his second goal of the season off a Luke Hambleton pass.

-Sewanee had many opportunities to put the ball in the back of the net, with 21 total shots, 13 coming in the second half.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Kyle Johnston took as many shots (6) as the whole Birmingham-Southern squad in the match. Two of those six shots were on goal.

-Bobby Zolper and Zach Birkhead each took three shots.

-Evan Stuber (2-3) suffered the loss in full time.

BIRMINGHAM-SOUTHERN KEY STATISTICS
-Jackson Lynn scored his goal on two total shots.

-Galen Curry (7-3-1) saved seven shots to earn the shutout.

UP NEXT
The Tigers continue their season-long homestand Sunday with a match against Millsaps. Kickoff is slated for 2:30 p.m., following the women's soccer match with the Majors at Puett Field.

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