Mountaineers Lose to Averett

Mountaineers Lose to Averett

Leah Gibson, Sports Information Assistant 


Danville, VA., – The Berea College Men's Soccer team lost their away game Saturday at Averett University 4-0.  The Mountaineers got off to a rough start with Averett scoring 2 of their goals within the first ten minutes.

Despite a rough start in the first half, The Mountaineers quickly adjusted their pace and did an exceptional job defending their goal.  Goalkeeper Luis Macias had 3 saves in the first half, and the team successfully blocked a few shots from Averett as well.

The second half went better for The Mountaineers, with a total of 10 shot attempts to Averett's 4. Berea also continued to keep their defense up, but Averett fought back hard and scored 2 more goals in the second half. 

Berea finished the night with 11 shots to Averett's 12.

The Mountaineers will be back in action Wednesday, September 18 at Covenant College, with kickoff set for 4:30.