Soccer (M)

Men's Soccer picks up 3-0 shutout over LR

SALISBURY, NC -- -Junior Nathan Zuzga (Troy, MI) score a goal in each half leading Catawba College to a 3-0 shutout over visiting Lenoir-Rhyne in South Atlantic Conference men’s soccer action Wednesday night at Frock Field. With the win the Indians improve to 7-2-1 overall, 3-1 in the SAC. The Bears fall to 10-3-1 and 0-2. Zuzga struck in the 24th minute as Nathan Brown (Huntersville, NC) sent a cross to Zuzga, who fired in his fifth goal of the season. Catawba would take a 2-0 edge into the half as Ryan Villiard (Holiday, FL) found Gareth Turnbull (Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND) streaking down the middle of the field who raced onto the ball outside the 18-yard box and chipped a shot over the oncoming Bear keeper Tom Gott (Watford, ENGLAND) for his team-leading seventh on the year. Zuzga struck again at the 50:50 mark, taking advantage of a Bears foul, firing in a free kick from just outside the 18-yard box. Sean Walker (Merritt Island, FL) paced LR with three shots. Dan Fitzgerald (Seaford, DE) made three saves on the night picking up the win. Gott stopped six shots for the Bears. LENOIR-RHYNE (10-3-1, 0-2 SAC) 0 0 - 0 CATAWBA (7-2-1, 3-1 SAC) 2 1 - 3 SCORING SUMMARY C - 23:02 – Nathan Zuzga (5) (Nathan Brown) C – 32:43 – Gareth Turnbull (7) (Ryan Villiard) C - 50:50 – Zuzga (6) Shots at Goal: Catawba 16, Lenoir-Rhyne 7 Corner Kicks: Lenoir-Rhyne 5, Catawba 4 Goalkeeper Saves: Lenoir-Rhyne – Tom Gott 6 Catawba – Dan Fitzgerald 3 Offsides: Catawba 8, Lenoir-Rhyne 5 Cautions: L – Morgan (34’), Harrington (51’), Hajnal (60’) Ejections: L – Quinn (56’) ATT: 129 #######

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