2016 Men's Soccer News
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.
October 21, 2016
Lees McRae College This Week In Bobcat Athletics Episode 34
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.
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.
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.
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.
October 7, 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.
October 5, 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.
October 1, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
September 7, 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.
September 3, 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.
September 1, 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.
September 1, 2016
Lees-McRae College This Week In Bobcat Athletics Show 30
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.