Men's Soccer Prevails Over BearsOctober 10, 2012
No. 19 Lions win 3-1
MARS HILL, N.C. – The no. 19 Lions’ men’s soccer team defeated SAC foe Lenoir-Rhyne, 3-1 Wednesday night in the Ammons Family Athletic Center and Meares Stadium. Mars Hill improved to 10-2 overall and 5-1 in the SAC. The Bears fell to 5-5-2 on the season, 2-3-1 in the conference.
Santiago Asprilla scored the Bears lone goal on a through ball in the 81st minute. The goal was assisted by Raffaelle Di Puorto. That was the last score of the contest to make the final tally 3-1 in favor of the Lions.
Mars Hill outshot the Bears, 27-9. The Lions recorded five corner kicks to the Bears’ one. Zac Scott played all 90 minutes in goal for MHC and made four saves. Stefan Dill also played the entire match in goal for L-R and made 20 saves.
Mars Hill will host Newberry College on October 12, 2012. Game time for the Lions’ annual Senior Night will be 7:30 p.m.