Clinton, S.C. – The Presbyterian College men’s soccer team scored three first half goals to cruise to a 3-0 win over Winthrop on Wednesday night at Martin Stadium. The Blue Hose improved to 2-8 overall and 2-0 in Big South play while the Eagles fell to 1-7 and 0-3.
How It Happened
Adrian Edo Martin stole the ball at the edge of the PC’s attacking third and took a one-time booming shot to put PC on the board in the 18th minute. Less than two minutes later, Jordan Barbara curled a free kick into the upper 90 from thirty yards out to make it 2-0. Both goals were unassisted.
Sergio Pinto then extended the lead to 3-0 with a one time shot off a long throw in in the 29th minute. Yacine Tchemmoun was able to get the throw into the box where Plamen Mangarov headed it down to Pinto who scored his second of the season.
Jan Hoffelner made four saves on the night. PC led on shots 10-7 and corner kicks 7-2.
The game was a physical affair with 38 total fouls called. Winthrop had four yellow cards, while PC had two yellow cards.
PC travels to Radford on Saturday, October 6, for a 7:00 p.m. game.