NGU Hangs On to Win First Conference Game Since 2013

September 16, 20171st2ndFinal
North Greenville101
NGU20:27Gareth Greene (James Segovia )
KINGJake Davis90:0016
NGUJames Miller90:0006
Stats at a GlanceKINGNGU
Shots (on Goal)14 (6) 12 (7)
Corner Kicks111
Yellow Cards21
NGU Hangs On to Win First Conference Game Since 2013
Saturday, September 16, 2017
By Alan Kahaly
NGU Hangs On to Win First Conference Game Since 2013

Tigerville, S.C. – On a hot afternoon in Tigerville, the Crusaders defeated Conference Carolinas opponent King University 1-0. The win is North Greenville's first conference win since a 2-1 victory against Mount Olive on September 21, 2013.

The Basics

  • Score: NGU – 1 KU – 0
  • Location: Tigerville, South Carolina
  • Records: NGU 1-4, 1-2 CC / KU 2-4, 0-3 CC

 How it Happened

  • With plenty of shots to go around in the first half, Gareth Greene came through with a header into the goal. James Segovia provided the assist.
  • Both goalkeepers were kept busy throughout the day. King's Jake Davis and North Greenville's James Max Miller both recorded six saves.

The Good Guys

  • Gareth Greene scored the first goal of his college career in the 20th minute of the first half.
  • James Segovia recorded his first assist of the season, as well as a yellow card.
  • James Max Miller had a productive day at goalkeeper with six saves.

The Other Team

  • Carlos Saavedra recorded six shots in the game. He leads King for the season with 19 total shots.
  • Jake Davis and Ben Harris were both charged with a yellow card late in the match.

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders will travel to Brevard, N.C. to face the Brevard Tornados with a 7:00 PM start.