Crusaders secure second conference win with shutout
Saturday, September 24, 2011

Tigerville, SC – The North Greenville University men’s soccer team recorded its second Conference Carolinas victory as the Crusaders defeated Belmont Abbey 1-0 on Saturday night in Pepsi Stadium.

The Crusaders lone goal came early in the first half as Paul Stuebs scored his first career goal on an assist from Chandler Patterson to seal the win for North Greenville.

Keeper Justen Braddock recorded three saves en route to his first shutout of the season as North Greenville outshot Belmont 21-10 in the game.

“I’m proud of the persistence of our guys tonight,” said head coach Chad Gfeller. “They did what they needed to do to get the win in a well-fought game.”

The Crusaders (3-4, 2-2 in conference) will host conference opponent Erskine College on Wednesday, Sept 24 at 7 p.m.