Bobcat Soccer Shut Out at Young Harris, 3-0

2019 Bobcat Soccer
PEACH BELT STANDINGS

YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – The Georgia College Soccer team (4-7-2, 3-3-1 PBC) was held in check Wednesday at Young Harris College (6-6, 5-2 PBC), falling 3-0 on the road.

Young Harris scored first in the 31st minute, when Aimee Durn put one into the top of the goal from 35 yards out. The Bobcats trailed at the half 1-0 despite out-shooting the Mountain Lions 7-5.

In the 63rd minute, Lailah Muscat doubled the advantage, then Eline Sand capped the scoring in the 66th minute.

Freshman Kate Richardson (Marietta) took the first 78 minutes in goal for the Bobcats, making two saves.

The Bobcats out-shot YHC 16-11 for the match, led by four attempts each from Cassie Balzano (Douglasville) and Becca Morris (Marietta).

The loss puts GC at 3-3-1 in Peach Belt Conference (PBC) play, positioned seventh in the league standings with 10 points. The top eight advance to the PBC Tournament, beginning Nov. 12.

The Bobcats are back in action Saturday, Oct. 26 at 3 p.m., playing host to Columbus State University.

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