BC Drops Bout to Newberry, 4-2
Bagwell, McPhillips paced offense
NEWBERRY S.C.- Brevard College freshman Ryan McPhillips scored his team-high third goal of the season, but it wasn’t enough as Newberry defeated BC, 4-2, in South Atlantic Conference play Wednesday afternoon at Smith Park Complex in rainy Newberry, S.C.
The Wolves (1-6, 1-2 SAC) picked up their first win of the season and snapped a three-match losing skid against Brevard while the Tornados (2-5, 0-2 SAC) scored two goals for in consecutive matches for the first time this season while McPhillips has netted a goal in back-to-back matches.
BC missed a golden opportunity to strike first in the 2nd minute when Drew Gallowitch had a shot hit both posts and rattle away. The Wolves responded quickly when Anthony Lucido scored on a kick from the right side after receiving a thru ball from Brady Francis.
In the 45th minute, Newberry’s Graham Jermstad padded the lead when he headed a ball past BC goalkeeper Heath Turner after a pass from Lucido.
However, the Tornados responded with a goal of their own when McPhillips was fouled inside the box and blasted home a penalty kick to make it a 2-1 match.
Newberry sealed the victory when it scored two goals in a span of 6:26 in the second half. Tomas Garcia and Jalin Butler found the back of the net in the 60th and 66th minute, respectively, to extend the lead to 4-1.
Newberry outshot BC 15-9, including by a 12-4 mark in the second half. Turner finished the day with four saves while Newberry’s Patrick Sweatt earned three.
The Tornados wrap up a two-match road stint when they travel to conference foe Carson-Newman Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Jefferson City, Tenn.
Brevard College (2-5, 0-2 SAC) vs. Newberry (1-6, 1-2 SAC)
Date: Sep 25, 2013 Attendance: 87
Weather: 69-deg., cloudy
Goals by period 1
Brevard College..... 0 2 - 2
Newberry............ 1 3 - 4
1. 9:07 NEWBERRY Anthony Lucido (1) (Brady Francis) - thru ball empty net from angle
2. 45:02 NEWBERRY Graham Jermstad (3) (Anthony Lucido) - diving header inside six
3. 47:32 BC Ryan Mcphillips Penalty kick
4. 60:11 NEWBERRY Tomas Garcia (1) (Mario Stojkoski) - thru ball beat keeper from 18
5. 66:37 NEWBERRY Jalin Butler (1) (Edwin Garcia)
Shots: Brevard College 9, Newberry 15
Saves: Brevard College 4 (Heath Turner 4), Newberry 3 (Patrick Sweatt