The Golden Eagles men’s soccer team
defeated Westminster University JV team 4-1 on Sept. 8 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The LCCC offense got rolling early. In the eighth minute Gleydson Neri dribbled the ball down the left side of the goal and passed the ball to his brother Peterson Neri for the first goal of the game. The brothers continued to work the Westminster defense as Peterson Neri found Gleydson Neri for two more goals before the half. Westminster scored its lone goal in the 48th minute. The final goal for LCCC came from Peterson Neri’s pass in the 86th minute to Jesse Molina who buried the shot into the Griffins net.
Goals – (LCCC) 1 Peterson Neri 8:00, (LCCC) 2 Gleydson Neri 19:00, 25:00, (WU) 1 48:00,) 1 Jesse Molina 86:00
Assists – (LCCC) 1 Gleydson Neri 8:00 (LCCC) 1 Peterson Neri 19:00, 25:00, 86:00
Shots on Goal – LCCC 11, WU 2
Total Shots – LCCC 22, WU 2
Keeper Saves – LCCC Taylor Ruff 1, WU Logan Butzier 7
Corner Kicks – LCCC 1, WU 0
The men’s soccer team (2-3 overall, 0-0 Region IX) will travel to Rock Springs, Wyo., to play Western Wyoming Community College at 4 p.m. on Sept. 14, and then to Powell, Wyo., to play Northwest College at 3 p.m. on Sept. 15.
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