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Saints Fall in Final Minutes Against Grace, 3-2

Saints Fall in Final Minutes Against Grace, 3-2

(CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – The Thomas More University men's soccer team surrendered the deciding goal in the 84th minute and missed a penalty kick with seconds remaining in a 3-2 home loss against Grace at BB&T Field on Saturday (September 8, 2019).

  • Junior forward Brendan Jones scored the first goal of the game in the 8th minute when he hammered home a rebound opportunity after a corner kick.
  • After Grace tied the game, Pierce Turner opened the second half scoring when he headed in an Adam Mathews corner kick in the 51st minute.

  • Turner's goal was his third of the season, and Jones now has two goals on the year.
  • Adam Mathews notched his second assist.
  • The Saints had an opportunity to tie the game with a penalty kick with under a minute remaining, but the attempt was saved.
  • Thomas More took 10 corner kicks in the match, compared to four for Grace.
  • The Saints attempted 17 shots and had four on goal.

  • The Saints will travel to Hanover on Friday, September 13 at 4 p.m.