Soccer (M)

Three Goal Second Half Gives Catawba 4-2 Victory

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Salisbury, N.C. -- The Catawba men's soccer team (5-4, 2-3 SAC) is back over .500 as they defeated Lees-McRae (2-6-2, 2-3-1 SAC) 4-2 tonight at Frock Soccer Complex. The Indians scored three goals in the second half to help secure the win.

Catawba got on the board early in the first half as Borja Gaspar scored in the 9th minute to put the Indians ahead 1-0. After Borja's goal, the teams played a relatively quiet first half.

The second half provided a lot of action as the teams combined for five goals. Johannes Oeksnevad scored for Lees-McRae early in half number two to tie the game 1-1. Then in the 69th minute Stephon Davis put one in the net for Lees-McRae to put them ahead 2-1.

The Catawba offense turned up the heat late in the half as they scored three goals in the final twenty minutes. Michael Nuguse scored the game-tying goal in the 70th minute, and then nine minutes later Ryan Marro scored to give the Indians a 3-2 lead.

The final goal came off the foot of Nuguse again off a corner kick to give the Indians a 4-2 lead. A total of four yellow cards were given during the match, with three of them going against Lees-McRae.

Up next for Catawba is a match this Saturday at Lincoln Memorial. Game time is set for 3:30 pm.

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September 7

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 1) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 1) 

Cross Country in FLEET FEET INVITE (Salisbury Community Park) W-2nd;M-2nd

Football vs. WEST GEORGIA 9-37

Soccer (W) @ Lynn 4-1

Soccer (M) @ Barton 2-3

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September 8

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2) 

Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE, ppd. 7 p.m.

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September 9

Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 1) - (Cobbs Glen GC)

Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

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September 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 2) - (Cobbs Glen GC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC) 5th of 10

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-3

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September 11

Soccer (W) @ Francis Marion 2-1

Soccer (M) @ North Greenville 4-0

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September 13

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 0-3

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September 14

Football @ Winston-Salem State 21-14

Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0

Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 3-0

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September 17

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 0-3

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September 18

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-4

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September 20

Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Tournament 12:30 p.m.

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-1

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September 21

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede (Wingate Univ.) M-4th;W-7th

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL 3-0

Football @ UNC Pembroke 14-28

Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 3-0

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September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Invitational - Day 2 (Old South GC) 9th of 14

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September 23

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

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September 24

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 2 (CC of Bristol) 5th of 9

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September 25

Soccer (W) @ Columbus State 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 5-3

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September 27

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1) 

Volleyball @ UVA-Wise 3-0

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Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 5-3

Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 1-0

Football vs. WINGATE 10-13

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Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 3) 

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 3) 

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