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Bethel’s Gibson Provides Boost in Win Over Lourdes

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Gibson Provides Boost in Win Over Lourdes

 

SYLVANIA, Ohio – The Bethel College Pilots men’s soccer team traveled to take on Lourdes (Ohio) in a non-conference matchup on Wednesday evening and came away with a weather-shortened 3-0 victory. Tanner Gibson provided the firepower with his first two goals of the season.

 

GAME VITALS

  • Score: Bethel def. Lourdes 3-0
  • Records: Bethel (4-1-1) | Lourdes (1-1)
  • NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll:Bethel – not rated | Lourdes– not rated
  • Location:Wildcat Stadium | Lourdes University | Sylvania, Ohio

 

SCORING SUMMARY

  • 12’ | Tanner Gibson (BC) assisted by Finn Luben
  • 49’ | Tanner Gibson (BC) assisted by Finn Luben
  • 53’ | Gabriel Ferreira (BC) unassisted

 

INSIDE THE BOXSCORE

  • Finn Luben now has five assists in his last three matches and has moved up to 7th place in program history with 19 career assists.
  • Tanner Gibson has already matched his scoring output from last season with two goals.
  • Reigning Crossroads League Defensive Player of the Week Philip Keller played in goal for 70 of the 81 minutes of the match and did not allow a goal, dropping his goals against average on the season to .833.
  • The match was called in the 81st minute due to lightning.

 

QUOTES FROM COACH PINTO

  • “We saw some great progress tonight and it is great to be rewarded for our hard work. We have a lot of tough games coming up and league play will be as competitive as it has been so we need to continue to make progress.”

 

NEXT TIME OUT

  • The Pilots return to Morey Field on Saturday, September 8 for a 3:00 pm kick-off against Indiana Tech.