BANNER ELK, N.C. - Kyle McGimsey scored in the 39th minute to
boost the Lees-McRae Bobcats to a 2-0 win over the Pfeiffer
University Falcons in a Conference Carolinas match Saturday at Tate
Field during Homecoming Weekend.
Ignacio Falco (Weston, Fla.) provided McGimsey (Plant City, Fla.)
with the scoring opportunity on a cross to the backside of the
Pfeiffer defense. McGimsey was left one-on-one with the keeper and
easily found the back of the net.
David Palmer (Gateshead, England) added an insurance goal in the
65th minute when Steven Nixon (Sheffield, England) took the ball
down the right side and laid off a pass to Palmer. Palmer beat the
Falcon keeper to far post for the goal.
Sean Paradise (North Port, Fla.) made four saves in goal for the
Bobcats to earn his fifth shutout on the season.
With the win the Bobcats, improve to 10-2 overall and 4-0 in the
conference while the Falcons fall to 3-6 overall and 2-1 in the
Bobcat head coach Chris Whalley remains unbeaten during homecoming
matches throughout his career as a player and coach.
The Bobcats' next match is at Tate Field Tuesday, October 7th at 7
p.m. against the Limestone College Saints.