September 29, 2011
Bulldogs Blank Men's Soccer on the Road
WINGATE, NC--Wingate midfielder Zack Machuca netted a pair of goals to fuel the Bulldogs to a 3-0 defeat of the Catawba Indians Thursday evening at the Wingate Soccer Complex. The loss drops Catawba to 3-6 overall and 0-2 in the SAC, the Bulldogs improve to 3-5 and 1-1.
In the 17th minute Machuca took a cross from Peron Da Silva and slotted the ball past goalkeeper Evan Harvey (Apex, NC/Apex HS). Harvey had saved a penalty kick from Da Silva just minutes earlier.
Machuca added another goal early in the second half to double the lead at 2-0 with a rebound shot off Catawba’s post, initially fired on by teammate Dillon Payne.
Wingate would tack on an insurance goal five minutes before the last whistle to set the final score.
The Bulldogs outshot the Indians 25-10, with six being on goal to Catawba’s seven. Harvey made three saves for Catawba.
The Indians will see action at home on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 3:30 pm against Anderson. It is a double-header with the Lady Indians which begins at 1:00.
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