DANVILLE, Ky.—Courtesy of two second-half goals, the Birmingham-Southern men's soccer team defeated Centre College on the road, 2-1, Sunday afternoon in Danville, Ky.
The Panthers move to 5-4-2 overall and remain unbeaten in Southern Athletic Association action at 2-0-1. The Colonels fall to 8-3-1 overall and 2-1 in the SAA.
Centre struck early in the match when Jacob Trumbull scored off an assist from Andy Karel in the seventh minute of play. The Colonels held the 1-0 lead for the remainder of the half and through the first 20 minutes of the second half before the Panthers tied it up with a goal by freshman Johannes Loeffler, assisted by sophomore Tobias Winter and junior Brynjar Arnason.
Winter scored what would turn out to be the game-winner 13 minutes later, assisted by sophomore Ryan Deveikis, putting BSC up 2-1. The Panther defense held off the Colonels for the remainder of the game to clinch the victory.
The Panthers return home this Wednesday for a non-conference date with Covenant College at 7 p.m. at BSC Soccer Park before continuing SAA play at home on Saturday against Hendrix at 6:30 p.m.