Berea Drops Game against Covenant

Berea Drops Game against Covenant


Score: Covenant College 3, Berea College 0

Record: Covenant College (4-0) Berea College (3-5)



Lookout Mountain, Ga

The Berea College men's soccer team fell Wednesday night to the Covenant College Scots with a final score of 3-0.

The Mountaineers never seemed to get the ball rolling offensively, and the defense started slow as Covenant scored all three goals in the first half, two of which came within the first ten minutes.

As the game progressed into the 2nd half, Berea battled and competed much better than they did in the first half. The Mountaineers held the Scots scoreless, but unfortunately, the Mountaineers also failed to score.

Covenant controlled the flow of the game and led the team categories: shots (35-2), corner kicks (14-0), and fouls (11-9). Berea took home the saves stat, out-saving goals (14-0).

The men will be back in action Saturday September, 21, looking to play a focused 90 minute contest vs Greensboro. This match up will take place at 3:30 pm at that the Berea sports complex, and the women's soccer game vs Bob Jones will follow.