USC Upstate Falls 1-0 at Home to Furman

USC Upstate Falls 1-0 at Home to Furman

Box Score (.pdf)

Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men's soccer team dropped a 1-0 non-conference decision to the Furman Paladins on Tuesday evening from County University Soccer Stadium.

USC Upstate falls to 2-6 on the season while Furman improves to 5-4-1 overall.

STATS OF THE MATCH

  • The Paladins held a 27-5 advantage over the Spartans in shots and 13-2 in attempts on goal.
  • Furman also led 13-1 in corner kicks.
  • USC Upstate finished the match with 12 saves while the Paladins had two.
  • Josh Salinas and Jaedon Williamson both led the Spartans offensively with two shots.
  • Dalton Souder scored the game's only goal for Furman while Rocky Guerra added an assist.
  • Danny Kierath took a game-high six shots and registered four attempts on goal.
  • Andrea Bonavia grabbed a season-high 11 saves.
  • Paladin goalie Ben Hale concluded the game with two saves.

FURMAN GOALS

  • Souder put Furman ahead 1-0 in the 67th minute off Guerra's corner kick far side. Guerra placed the ball into a crowd in front of the net where Souder headed the ball past Bonavia right side. (Furman 1, USC Upstate 0)

UP NEXT

  • USC Upstate travels to Conway, S.C. on Saturday evening for a 7 p.m. kickoff at Coastal Carolina.

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