Mountaineers Shutout by the Bruins

Mountaineers Shutout by the Bruins

By: Sandi McMullin, Sports Information Assistant 

 

Essentials

Score: Bob Jones 2, Berea 0

Record: Bob Jones 5-4, Berea 1-7

 

Berea, KY- The Mountaineers hosted Bob Jones University Saturday, September 21. The two teams had an excellent matchup, but the Bruins pulled out the win against Berea 2-0. Preventing the Mountaineers from claiming a home win.

 

In the first half, Berea dominated the field against their opponents. Shots were taken, but ultimately, the Mountaineers fell short of a goal several times. Although the Mountaineers were able to hold back their opponents for the majority of the half, at the 36:57 minute mark Kayle Stevenson dribbled from midfield and ripped a shot for the Bruins, to put the Bruins up 1-0 against Berea. Soon after Bob Jones' Caitlyn Benson had a corner and Hannah Guerrant finished it at the 41:39 minute mark. Extending their lead 2-0 against the Mountaineers, ending the first half.

 

During the second half, the Mountaineers again dominated against the Bruins. Both teams played a great game against one another. Berea battled to come back out on top, but despite all of their efforts they were unable to do so. The score remained 2-0 throughout the final minutes of the game. The Mountaineers lost their match against Bob Jones.

 

Berea's Jade Fulkerson had 11 saves, and Bob Jones' Angelina Martin had 4.

 

Bob Jones 21 shots versus Berea's 8, and Bob Jones had a 4-0 advantage on corner kicks.

 

Up next, the Mountaineers will be hosting Transylvania University on Friday, September 27 at 7pm.