The Laramie County Community College men’s soccer team
wouldn’t lose but couldn’t get the win either against Otero Junior College on Sept. 28. The game ended in a 2-2 tie after two overtimes.
LCCC took the early lead. In the ninth minute, Cord Stimpson scored the first goal of the match and was assisted by Tyler Arbuckle. The Golden Eagles had the lead at half 1-0.
Both teams struggled to take control in the second half. In the 69th minute, Otero was called for a foul in the penalty box, and Casey Allen converted the penalty kick, giving the Golden Eagles a two-goal lead. In the 72nd minute, LCCC fouled an OJC player outside of the penalty box. Otero took advantage of the free kick, and Karamba Jennah scored. Jennah also scored the tying goal in the 83rd minute.Box Score
Goals – 1 Cord Stimpson (LCCC), 1 Casey Allen (LCCC), 2 Karamba Jennah (OJC)
Assist – 1 Tyler Arbuckle (LCCC)
Shots on Goal – LCCC 11, OJC 14
Total Shots- LCCC 20, OJC 21
Keeper Saves – LCCC Keenan Carroll 12, OJC Sean Bogardus 9
Corner Kicks – LCCC 4, OJC 2
The men’s soccer team (7-5-2 overall, 3-2-2 Region IX) will host Iowa Western Community College at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 1 and North Idaho College at 11 a.m. on Oct. 3. All Golden Eagle athletic home events are free.