The Golden Eagles men’s soccer team
defeated the Northeastern Junior College Plainsmen 7-1 on Oct. 10 at LCCC.
The Golden Eagles took control right from the whistle. In the 7th minute, Gleydson Neri scored the first goal of the match. Peterson Neri found an open Alfonso Perea, who scored in the 16th minute. Luis Gonzales crossed the ball to Spencer Gray, who headed in the ball in the 23rd minute. The final goal of the first half came from Gleydson Neri in the 40th minute. In the start of the second half, Perea passed the ball to Dewey Rodgers, who pounded the ball into the Plainsmen net. In the 53rd minute, a Plainsman was fouled in the penalty box. Brandon Sammon converted the penalty kick for the Plainsmen. Gray would score another goal in the 77th minute. Gonzales shot a free kick that went through the Plainsmen goalie’s legs and into the net for the final goal of the match. Box Score
LCCC Goals – Gleydson Neri (Unassisted) 7:00, Alfonso Perea (Peterson Neri) 16:00, Spencer Gray (Luis Gonzales) 23:00, Gleydson Neri (Unassisted) 40:00, Dewey Rodgers (Perea) 50:00, Gray (Unassisted) 77:00, Gonzales (Unassisted) 86:00
NJC Goals – Brandon Sammon (PK) 53:00
Shots on Goal – LCCC 22, NJC 2
Keeper Saves – LCCC Cameron Clark 1, NJC Kevin Johnson 15
Corner Kicks – LCCC 9, NJC 1
The men’s soccer team (11-2-1 overall, 7-2 Region IX) will host Western Wyoming Community College on Oct. 12 at 1:30 p.m. All Golden Eagle athletic home games are free.