Regular Season Ends in Victory for #2 Tiger Men's Soccer

Regular Season Ends in Victory for #2 Tiger Men's Soccer

Kerrville, Texas - The second-ranked Trinity men's soccer team capped its regular season schedule with a 3-1 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference road win over Schreiner (TX) University.

 

GAME SUMMARY

The Tigers were unable to get off a shot until the 13th minute, but Brent Mandelkorn made it count for the game's first goal. Daylon Gordon provided the assist that put Trinity on top early.

Schreiner's lone shot on goal in the first half came shortly after Trinity's score, but Blake Lieberman recorded a save to keep the Tigers in front.

Seniors Guy Harris and Daniel Ruano got a pair of on-target shots midway through the period, but Schreiner's keeper stopped both to keep it a one-goal game.

In the 34th minute, Rodrigo Castillo found Brady Johnston for another Trinity goal, and the score remained 2-0 at the half.

Trinity found several shots in the early going of the second period, but it was Schreiner that found the back of the net in the 69th minute to make it a 2-1 game.

The final shot of the game for the Tigers resulted in another goal as Christian Sakshaug found Vetle Masvaer Halle for the last score of the contest.

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Trinity finishes the regular season with its 13th consecutive victory to improve to 18-1-0 overall and 13-1-0 in SCAC play.

Brent Mandelkorn scored for the second time in three games, while Vetle Masvaer Halle netted his first score of the season.

Brady Johnston provided his first game-winner among his three goals scored this season.

Christian Sakshaug's 27th career assist moves him into a tie for seventh in school history, and he leads the Tigers with nine helpers on the year.

Daylon Gordon's sixth assist of the season doubles his career output heading into the year.

 

UP NEXT

As the top seed, Trinity receives a first-round bye and will begin play at the SCAC Tournament in Irving, Texas, on Saturday, November 4, at 11:00 a.m.