BC Falls to Belmont Abbey, 3-1
BC looks to rebound against King on Saturday
BELMONT, N.C. – Brevard College freshman Ryan Mcphillps netted his first collegiate goal, but it wasn’t enough as Belmont Abbey responded with three unanswered goals to defeat Brevard, 3-1, Wednesday evening in Belmont, N.C.
Brevard (1-1-0) grabbed an early 1-0 lead when Mcphillips bested Belmont Abbey (2-1-0) goalkeeper Kyle Searles in the 5th minute to provide the Tornados with an early advantage.
In the 14th minute, Mark Dandanell knotted the score at one when received a feed from Conor Wells. Belmont Abbey took a lead it’d never relinquish in the 30th minute when Declan McQuillan scored to make it a 2-1 match.
The Crusaders added an additional goal in the 83rd minute when Ameer Pinto split two defenders to extend Belmont Abbey’s lead to 3-1.
The Tornados have dropped six consecutive matches to the Crusaders. Freshman goalkeeper Heath Turner recorded three saves, which all came in the second half. BC was outshot 8-3 in the first half.
The Tornados look to bounce back when they take on King Saturday at 4 p.m. in Brevard N.C.
Brevard College (1-1-0)
vs. Belmont Abbey (2-1-0)
Date: Sep 11, 2013 Attendance: 250
Goals by period 1 2 Tot
Brevard College..... 1 0 - 1
Belmont Abbey....... 2 1 - 3
1. 5:03 BC Ryan Mcphillips (unassisted)
2. 14:56 BAC Mark Dandanell (Conor Wells)
3. 30:17 BAC Declan McQuillan (unassisted)
4. 83:44 BAC Ameer Pinto (unassisted) - up the middle
Shots: Brevard College 9,
Belmont Abbey 11
Saves: Brevard College 3 (Heath Turner 3), Belmont Abbey 3 (Kyle