Crusaders Drop Conference Match to Emmanuel

September 23, 20171st2ndFinal
North Greenville000
Emmanuel (Ga.)202
EMMANUEL6:13Danny Cameron
EMMANUEL29:50Val Evans (Nico Becker )
NGUJames Miller88:5828
EMMANUELAndy Dunnett88:5804
Stats at a GlanceNGUEMMANUEL
Shots (on Goal)13 (7) 18 (12)
Corner Kicks86
Yellow Cards33
Crusaders Drop Conference Match to Emmanuel
Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Alan Kahaly
Crusaders Drop Conference Match to Emmanuel

Franklin Springs, GA – The Crusaders' winning streak came to an end with a 2-0 loss to the Emmanuel Lions. NGU was able to record 13 shots in the match, but none resulted in a goal. Six yellow cards were issued in the match with three going to both teams.

The Basics

  • Score: North Greenville – 0 Emmanuel – 2
  • Location: Franklin Springs, GA
  • Records: NGU 2-5, 1-3 CC / EC 2-3-2, 2-0-1 CC

 How it Happened

  • Emmanuel got on the board in the 6th minute of the match with a penalty kick by Danny Cameron which resulted in a goal.
  • NGU's first shot came from Ope Olaloko, a header that went wide right of the goal.
  • The Lions struck again in the 29th minute with a goal by Val Evans with an assist by Nico Becker.
  • In the 30th minute, Lucas Gravely was charged with a yellow card. James Segovia was charged with one less than a minute later.
  • Emmanuel was charged with a yellow card of their own when Michael Williams Jr. received one in the 38th minute.
  • Deibyd Contreras was also charged with one in the first half to give the Lions their second yellow card.
  • EC continued to be aggressive, recording five shots within the first ten minutes of the second half.
  • David Beccera, Dillon Erkens, Kike Molina were able to record a shot midway through the second half.
  • In the 69th minute, Channing Park received Emmanuel's third yellow card of the match.
  • Soon after, Marlon Evans received North Greenville's third yellow card.
  • Casey Brady and Gareth Greene recorded shots late in the half, but did not score a goal.

The Good Guys

  • Gareth Greene led the way for NGU with three shots.
  • Lucas Gravely, Dillon Erkens, Casey Brady, and David Beccera each recorded two shots.
  • Both of Erkens' and Beccera's shots were on goal.
  • James Max Miller recorded eight saves.

The Other Team

  • Blair Springhall and Martin Mitreski recorded three shots. Springhall's shots were all on goal.
  • Danny Cameron and Val Evans scored goals. Nico Becker recorded an assist.
  • Andy Dunnett recorded four saves.

Next Time Out

  • North Greenville returns home to face the Hawks of Shorter University on Tuesday at 7:00 PM.