Covenant Tops Brevard 3-1 in USA South Road Match

Covenant Tops Brevard 3-1 in USA South Road Match

Lookout Mountain, Ga. - Brevard College (0-4-0, 0-2-0) dropped a USA South Conference road match 3-1 to host Covenant College (5-2-0, 2-0-0) on Saturday night.

BC's Alex Tenjhay scored the lone goal for the Tornados as the sophomore from Conover, N.C. found the back of the net off an assist by Matheus Masukawa, a freshman midfielder from Brazil.  The goal by Tenjhay cut the deficit to one goal, making the score 2-1 in the 73rd minute.

The Tornado defense and goalkeeper Patrick Hall held Covenant to just one goal in the first half as Hall recorded all six of his saves in the opening stanza.  

With a 1-0 lead at the half, Covenant scored their second goal to take a 2-0 advantage in the 57th minute.  BC's goal by Tenjhay cut Convnant's lead in half, but the Scots were able to add an insurance goal in the 89th minute to secure the victory.

The Tornados return to action with a road match at Guilford College on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at  3 p.m. in Greensboro, N.C.

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