October 24, 2012
Men's Soccer Snaps Scoring Drought in 2-0 Win at Pfeiffer
MISENHEIMER, NC -- Catawba snapped a three-match losing streak with a 2-0 win against host Pfeiffer in men's soccer action on Wednesday afternoon at Lefko Field. The Catawba Indians improve to 8-6-3, while the Falcons fall to 0-15-2.
Ezra Ntirugelegwa (Durham, NC/Jordan HS) broke the scoreless tie in the 38th minute. He took a pass from Matt Gallagher (Chapel Hill, NC/Chapel Hill HS/Saint Leo) and tucked in a shot just off the post for the 1-0 edge. It marked the first goal for the Indians in four matches after being shutout in their last three loses.
Carson Smith (Mooresville, NC/Mooresville HS) gave Catawba a two-goal margin when he converted a penalty kick with 20 minutes to play. Evan Harvey (Apex, NC/Apex HS) recorded the first shutout of the year for Catawba, making one save. Christian Padilla (Huntersville, NC/Hopewell HS) had three saves for Pfeiffer. Catawba held a 10-8 edge in shots with a 5-1 margin on goal.
Catawba caps its regular season on Saturday night as it hosts Brevard at Frock Field at 7:30 p.m.
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.