Charlotte, NC – The North Greenville University men’s soccer team won its first road game of 2011 with a 2-1 overtime victory over Queens University of Charlotte on Saturday night.
The Royals gained an early 1-0 lead after Felipe Netto scored a goal in the 26th minute.
Midfielder Julian Sanchez scored his first career goal in the 44th minute to even the score. Robbins scored the game-tying goal on an assist from freshman Jonathon Cleary.
After a scoreless second half, North Greenville and Queens took the game into overtime. Senior Jonathan Restrepo scored the game-winning goal, his second goal of the season, in the 105th minute to give the Crusaders their fifth win of the season and fourth win in Conference Carolinas.
The Crusaders (5-4, 4-2 in conference) continue their four-game road trip on Thursday, Oct. 6 in Laurinburg, N.C. against St. Andrews College at 4 p.m.