BC Comes Up Short in Home FinaleOctober 24, 2012
Brevard, N.C.- The Brevard College women’s soccer team lost a hard-fought 1-0 match with the Newberry College Wolves in South Atlantic Conference action on Wednesday afternoon.
Newberry’s Brittany Singleton scored the deciding goal on a play in the 64th minute to give the Wolves a 1-0 edge. Singleton found herself free in the right side of the Tornados box, punching the ball into the lower left corner of the net at 63:19.
The Wolves were extremely active offensively, unleashing 20 shots in the contest to keep BC keeper Brittany Webster on her toes. Webster recorded five saves in the game, and currently leads the South Atlantic Conference with 130 saves in 2012.
Brevard struggled to generate scoring opportunities, putting only one shot on goal against Newberry keeper Morgan Cox. The Tornados best scoring chance came on a Taylor Hembree shot in the 88th minute that would have tied the game at 1-1, but instead tailed just wide of the goal.
The Tornados will finish their regular season schedule on the road with a conference game against the Catawba College Indians on Saturday, October 27th at 5 p.m. Newberry, meanwhile, will host the Lincoln Memorial University Railsplitters on Saturday at 2 p.m.