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2016 Men's Soccer News

  • Deeley named to D2CCA All-Southeast Region Second Team
    November 16, 2016
    Deeley named to D2CCA All-Southeast Region Second Team NEWBERRY, S.C. – Lees-McRae College men’s soccer player Thomas Deeley was named to the 2016 D2 Conference Commissioners Association All-Southeast Region Second Team Wednesday morning. It marks the third consecutive season that the Bobcats have landed at least one player on an All-Region squad.
  • LMC Men’s Soccer releases info on ID Clinic
    November 07, 2016
    LMC Men’s Soccer releases info on ID Clinic BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s soccer program released the date for its ID Clinic Monday morning. The clinic will take place Nov. 27 at the LMC Athletic Complex.
  • Chowan knocks off Bobcats 8-2 in 2016 season finale
    November 05, 2016
    Chowan knocks off Bobcats 8-2 in 2016 season finale MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Chowan University Hawks scored early and often to defeat the Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team, 8-2, Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Bobcats finish their 2016 season with a record of 5-14-0.
  • Three Bobcats named to All-Conference Carolinas Second Team
    November 03, 2016
    Three Bobcats named to All-Conference Carolinas Second Team HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lees-McRae College men’s soccer players Thomas Deeley, Pol Vassart and James Morgan were named to the All-Conference Carolinas Second Team Thursday by the league office.
  • Men’s Soccer falls to Pfeiffer in semifinals of Conference Carolinas Tournament
    November 03, 2016
    Men’s Soccer falls to Pfeiffer in semifinals of Conference Carolinas Tournament MISENHEIMER, N.C. – After scoring 12 goals in its last three games, the Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team was shutout, 5-0, by top-seeded Pfeiffer University in the semi-final round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament. The Bobcats drop to 5-13-0 with the loss to the Falcons.
  • Bobcats prep for match against Pfeiffer in Conference Carolinas Semifinal
    November 02, 2016
    Bobcats prep for match against Pfeiffer in Conference Carolinas Semifinal BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team will be making its fourth straight appearance in the semifinals of the Conference Carolinas Tournament Thursday evening as it will face top-seeded Pfeiffer. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
  • 18 LMC soccer players named Academic All-Conference
    October 31, 2016
    18 LMC soccer players named Academic All-Conference HIGH POINT, N.C. – 18 Lees-McRae College soccer players were named to the Academic All-Conference Teams the league announced Monday morning.
  • Jesperson’s goal lifts LMC past Erskine in Conference Carolinas Quarterfinals, 4-3
    October 31, 2016
    Jesperson’s goal lifts LMC past Erskine in Conference Carolinas Quarterfinals, 4-3 DUE WEST, S.C. – Palle Jesperson scored in the 87th minute to lift the Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team to a 4-3 win over Erskine in the Conference Carolinas Quarterfinals Monday evening.
  • Bobcats fall to Emmanuel (GA), 4-2
    October 29, 2016
    Bobcats fall to Emmanuel (GA), 4-2 BANNER ELK, N.C. – Lees-McRae men’s soccer player Thomas Deeley scored a pair of goals but it wasn’t enough as the men’s soccer team fell to Emmanuel (GA) in its home finale, 4-2.
  • Men’s Soccer snaps four-game losing skid with a 6-2 win over King (TN)
    October 26, 2016
    Men’s Soccer snaps four-game losing skid with a 6-2 win over King (TN) BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team scored a season-high six goals to snap a four-game losing skid against King University Wednesday at Tate Field, 6-2. The six goals scored by the Bobcats is the most for the team in a game since they scored seven against St. Andrews on Oct. 23, 2010.
  • Men’s Soccer falls on the road to Barton, 2-0
    October 22, 2016
    Men’s Soccer falls on the road to Barton, 2-0 WILSON, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team was shut out by the Barton Bulldogs by the final score of 2-0 Saturday afternoon. The Bobcats’ record now stands at 3-11 overall and 3-5 in league play.
  • Belmont Abbey shuts out Lees-McRae, 5-0
    October 15, 2016
    Belmont Abbey shuts out Lees-McRae, 5-0 BELMONT, N.C. – Belmont Abbey scored twice within the first six minutes of play and went on to defeat the Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team by a final score of 5-0 Saturday afternoon. The loss moves LMC’s record to 3-10-0 overall and 3-4-0 in league play.
  • Bobcats travel to Belmont Abbey this weekend
    October 14, 2016
    Bobcats travel to Belmont Abbey this weekend BELMONT, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team will return to Conference Carolinas play Saturday when it takes on Belmont Abbey in Belmont, N.C. The game is scheduled to get underway at 3 p.m.
  • Catawba clips men’s soccer, 3-2
    October 12, 2016
    Catawba clips men’s soccer, 3-2 BANNER ELK, N.C. – Thomas Deeley and Taylor Gray both scored goals but it wasn’t enough as the Catawba College Indians got past the Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team, 3-2, Friday evening at Tate Field. The loss moves LMC’s record to 3-9-0 this season.
  • Men’s Soccer hosts Catawba in a non-conference tilt Wednesday
    October 11, 2016
    Men’s Soccer hosts Catawba in a non-conference tilt Wednesday BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s soccer team will wrap up its non-conference schedule Wednesday afternoon with a match against the Catawba Indians at Tate Field. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m.
  • Saturday’s Men’s Soccer Game at Chowan has been postponed
    October 07, 2016
    Saturday’s Men’s Soccer Game at Chowan has been postponed MURFREESBORO, N.C. – Due to the impending impact of Hurricane Matthew along the east coast, Saturday’s Men’s Soccer game at Chowan has been postponed. The tentative date for this game to be made up is set for Nov. 8 in Murfreesboro.
  • Men’s Soccer falls on the road to Lincoln Memorial, 6-1
    October 05, 2016
    Men’s Soccer falls on the road to Lincoln Memorial, 6-1 HARROGATE, Tenn. – Lincoln Memorial University scored five goals in the second half en route to a 6-1 victory over Lees-McRae College Wednesday afternoon in Harrogate, Tenn. The loss moves the Bobcats’ record to 3-8 overall, while the Railsplitters improved to 6-4 with the victory.
  • Vassart Volts Men's Soccer Past Mount Olive, 1-0
    October 01, 2016
    Vassart Volts Men's Soccer Past Mount Olive, 1-0 BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Pol Vassart scored midway through the first half and the Lees-McRae defense held strong while defeating Mount Olive, 1-0, in a Conference Carolinas tilt Saturday afternoon during Homecoming at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Deeley Strikes on PK; Men's Soccer Falls at Mars Hill, 2-1
    September 28, 2016
    Deeley Strikes on PK; Men's Soccer Falls at Mars Hill, 2-1 MARS HILL, N.C. --- Junior Thomas Deeley converted a penalty kick for his sixth goal of the season, but the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision to Mars Hill in nonconference play Wednesday evening at Meares Stadium in Mars Hill, N.C.
  • Men's Soccer Drops Bout to No. 7 Pfeiffer in High-Scoring Affair
    September 24, 2016
    Men's Soccer Drops Bout to No. 7 Pfeiffer in High-Scoring Affair BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Palle Jespersen and Thomas Deeley found the back of the net in a high-scoring affair while the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team was handed a 5-2 loss by No. 7 Pfeiffer in a Conference Carolinas match Saturday night at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Frie, Deeley Score Goals in Loss to No. 14 Limestone, 4-2
    September 21, 2016
    Frie, Deeley Score Goals in Loss to No. 14 Limestone, 4-2 BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Freshman Colin Frie scored his first collegiate goal, but the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team was doubled up by No. 14 Limestone, 4-2, in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Inaugural "Meet with Mister" Provides Priceless Knowledge
    September 20, 2016
    Inaugural "Meet with Mister" Provides Priceless Knowledge BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The first episode of “Meet with Mister” was a success last week as Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Keith “Mister” Jennings held his first athletic department town hall meeting in the Bobcat Club Film Room. Each month ‘Mister’ will bring in coaches and student-athletes to talk about various topics and help continue to promote the comradery of Lees-McRae athletics, but also the experience of intercollegiate athletics.
  • Men's Soccer Drops Road Bout to Erskine, 1-0
    September 17, 2016
    Men's Soccer Drops Road Bout to Erskine, 1-0 DUE WEST, S.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 loss to Erskine in Conference Carolinas play at Huggins Field Saturday afternoon in Due West, S.C.
  • Vassart Scores Twice; Men's Soccer Peppers North Greenville, 3-0
    September 14, 2016
    Vassart Scores Twice; Men's Soccer Peppers North Greenville, 3-0 TIGERVILLE, S.C. --- Sophomore Pol Vassart continued his offensive surge with a pair of goals while leading the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team to a 3-0 win against North Greenville in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday evening at Pepsi Stadium in Tigerville, S.C.
  • Jespersen, Deeley Pace Offense in Shootout at Southern Wesleyan, 5-3
    September 10, 2016
    Jespersen, Deeley Pace Offense in Shootout at Southern Wesleyan, 5-3 CENTRAL, S.C. --- Sophomore Palle Jespersen scored twice and delivered an assist while the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team won a shootout, 5-3, against Southern Wesleyan in Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon at Childs Field in Central, S.C.
  • Vassart Strikes for Goal; Men's Soccer Outlasted by Tusculum in OT, 2-1
    September 07, 2016
    Vassart Strikes for Goal; Men's Soccer Outlasted by Tusculum in OT, 2-1 BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Sophomore Pol Vassart scored a nifty goal in the second half, but the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision in overtime to Tusculum Wednesday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • LMC Men's Soccer Falls Short at Carson-Newman, 2-1
    September 03, 2016
    LMC Men's Soccer Falls Short at Carson-Newman, 2-1 JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Nathan Watt tallied his first goal of the season, but the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team was downed, 2-1, by Carson-Newman Saturday evening at McCown Field in Jefferson City, Tenn.
  • Deeley Notches Goal; Men's Soccer Falls in Double OT to Anderson (S.C.), 2-1
    September 01, 2016
    Deeley Notches Goal; Men's Soccer Falls in Double OT to Anderson (S.C.), 2-1 BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Thomas Deeley tallied his first goal of the young season, but the Lees-McRae men’s soccer team fell, 2-1, to Anderson (S.C.) in double overtime Thursday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Feimster Named LMC's Strength and Conditioning Coach
    August 30, 2016
    Feimster Named LMC's Strength and Conditioning Coach BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Garrett Feimster has been named the strength and conditioning coach at Lees-McRae, announced Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail Tuesday afternoon.
  • LMC Men's Soccer Picked Third in Conference Carolinas Coaches' Preseason Poll
    August 22, 2016
    LMC Men's Soccer Picked Third in Conference Carolinas Coaches' Preseason Poll HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s soccer team was picked third in the Conference Carolinas coaches’ preseason poll, the league office announced Monday afternoon.
  • 63 Bobcats Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
    August 19, 2016
    63 Bobcats Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Award CLEVELAND, OHIO --- 63 Lees-McRae student-athletes are 2015-2016 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award winners, the Division 2 Athletics Association announced Thursday evening.
  • Lowther Tabbed Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
    August 17, 2016
    Lowther Tabbed Assistant Men's Soccer Coach BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Seth Lowther has been tabbed the assistant men’s soccer coach, announced Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail Wednesday afternoon.
  • LMC Men's Soccer Reveals 2016 Regular Season Schedule
    June 22, 2016
    LMC Men's Soccer Reveals 2016 Regular Season Schedule BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s soccer team has released its 17-match regular season slate, announced head coach Rich Wall Wednesday morning.