MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- Pfeiffer University Falcons upset the No. 1
Lees-McRae College Bobcats in men's Conference Carolinas soccer
action Saturday afternoon at N.E. Lefko Field on a Jeff Cannon
header in the fourth minute.
The Bobcats, who clinched the conference title on Wednesday,
suffered their first blemish of the season falling to 14-1-1
overall and 8-1-1 in the Conference Carolinas.
Cannon's strike was set up by a Lees-McRae foul just outside the
18-yard box in the fourth minute of play.. Wilver Menacho took the
free kick and delivered a cross to Cannon who found the back right
Bobcat goalie Sean Paradise made seven saves while, Falcon
goalkeeper Alex Moreno stopped three Bobcats shots in the win.
Pfeiffer outshot Lees-McRae 13-9. Six of the Falcons 13 shots
came in the first half, while Lees-McRae only had one first half
The Bobcats were called offsides nine times in the match.
The Bobcats hold home-field advantage with the #1 seed in the
Conference Carolinas Tournament, which begin Tuesday as they face
St. Andrews at 7 p.m.