Eagles Fly Past Tornados, 6-1
Erti scores first goal of season
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The loss drops the Tornados to 1-6-1 overall and 0-3 in SAC play. With the win, the Eagles improve to 4-2 overall, with a 2-0 record in the SAC.
The first half was all Carson-Newman as they came out firing, attempting 10 shots and connecting on four of them in building a 4-0 lead. Ross Carhart opened the scoring in the 12th minute as he sent a header past BC keeper Jerry Hatsady into the back of the net off a pass from Anthony Chiappetta.
The Eagles added another one in the 26th minute as Omar Cooke scored off a long, looping shot from the right side that soared over Hatsady’s head before bouncing off left goalpost and into the net to make the score 2-0.
In the 30th minute, Matthew Finlay hammered home a penalty kick, increasing the lead to 3-0.
To finish out the scoring in the first half, Ross Carhart scored his second goal of the day in the 41st minute off a rebound from Hatsady that settled right in front of the goal.
In the second half, Brevard got on the board after Henri Erti scored his first goal of the season off the pass from Kyle Hamilton in the 63rd minute of play.
However, in the 65th minute the Tornados gave it right back as the team misplayed a ball in their own box, scoring an own goal to make the score 5-1 in favor of Carson-Newman.
Robert Hill finished out the scoring as he scored an unassisted goal for the Eagles in the 69th minute.
BC keeper Hatsady faced 13 shots on goal and saved seven, and CN keepers Jordan Moore and Michael Alley split time in the goal for the Eagles.
The Tornados are back in action on Wednesday, September 24th, as they travel to