Late Goal Sinks BC
Brevard, N.C.- Wingate's John Currie scored the game-winning goal at 87:54 to lift the Bulldogs to a 2-1 win over the Tornados on Saturday evening.
Gui Lima fed Currie a touch pass following a corner kick for the Bulldogs, with the shot finding the net on the high side to break the tie.
Marcelo Betcer had tied the game for the Tornados just minutes earlier, scoring on a penalty kick at 81:56 to make the score 1-1. As a team, BC put three of their five shots on goal in the contest.
The two teams played a scoreless first half, but Wingate would take the lead at 59:39 in the second half on a header from Corey McCollom. Lima picked up his first assist of the game on the scoring play.
The Tornados return to the pitch on Saturday, October 6th as they visity the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears at 7:30 p.m.