MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry University men’s soccer team beat Florida Southern 3-2 on Saturday night at Buccaneer Field.
The Buccaneers (7-1-0, 1-1-0 SSC) scored first just 7:19 into the game when Vuk Kojic went one-on-one with the Mocs’ goalkeeper, Johan Jonsson. Rodrigo Mancenido passed the ball up the sideline and Kojic bent the ball around Jonsson for his fourth goal of the season.
Barry’s second goal came in the second period when Mark Anderson chipped a shot over Jonsson’s head from 15 yards out at 83:57. Anderson now has seven goals for the season and has scored one goal in seven straight games.
The Bucs scored one more time when Mark Anderson intercepted the ball as the Mocs attempted to clear it from the box. Anderson got the ball to Ryan Alexander who scored his first goal of the season from inside the box.
Florida Southern (1-6-0, 0-2-0 SSC) went on to score twice in two minutes to put the game at 3-2, but were unable to get the final push to tie the game.
Devala Gorrick had seven saves for the Bucs, and moves to 7-1-0 for the season. Johan Jonsson faced 14 shots on goal in the loss. He goes to 1-6-0 for the season.
The Buccaneers return to action on Tuesday, Sept. 30 against Palm Beach Atlantic at Buccaneer Field at 7:00 pm.
Soccer Game Summary (Final)
2008 Barry University Soccer
Florida Southern vs Barry (09/27/2008 at Miami Shores, Fla.)
Florida Southern (1-6-0, 0-2-0 SSC) vs. Barry (7-1-0, 1-1-0 SSC)
Date: 09/27/2008 Attendance: 746
Goals by period 1 2 Tot
Florida Southern.... 0 2 - 2
Barry……................. 1 2 - 3
1. 7:19 BUM Vuk Kojic (4) (Rodrigo Mancenido) - one on one with keeper from long pass
2. 50:27 BUM Mark Anderson (7) (Mark Kilpatrick;Sascha Koettig) - 15 yards over keeper
3. 70:58 BUM Ryan Alexander (1) (Mark Anderson) - inside the box
4. 82:12 FSM Sebastian Haupt (1) (Daniel Heaney) - 19 yards out
5. 83:53 FSM Givi Kokaia (3) (unassisted) - top of 18 off rebound
Shots: Florida Southern 20, Barry 17
Saves: Florida Southern 11 (Johan Jonsson 10; TEAM 1), Barry 8 (Devala Gorrick 7; TEAM 1)