BELMONT, N.C. – The Belmont Abbey men's soccer team opened up the 2019 slate against Newberry Saturday afternoon. Abbey keeper Ben Knust recorded seven saves as Newberry recorded the 1-0 win. Newberry (2-0) scored with less than 10 minutes reaming in regulation to hold off the Crusaders (0-1).
How It Happened
- Shots were tied at five entering halftime.
- Newberry keeper Leroy Zeller had four saves in the contest.
- Wolves Daniel Reyes scored on a cross from Troy Paul in the 81st minute to break the deadlock.
- Mikey Puskar and Davis McBee both recorded two shorts for the Crusaders.
- Albin Baathe also put a shot on frame.
The Crusaders host Coker Wednesday, September 11 at Alumni Field at 4:00 pm.