September 5, 2008

Saints get late goal to sneak by Anderson 1-0

North Georgia wins second straight

Box Score

Dahlonega, GA - North Georgia College & State University grabbed a 1-0 win against Anderson University at the 2008 Laker Shootout at Clayton State Friday afternoon off a Terry Gibbs goal in the second half.

Throughout the first half the game remained scoreless.  Anderson University outshot the Saints in the first half 11 to 3 and overall in the game 19-9. 

In the second half, the Saints got on the board when Terry Gibbs scored on a pass from Joey Rector off a free kick in the 70th minute.  The Saints held onto the lone goal of the game and went on to win 1-0. 

North Georgia Goalkeeper Rade Tanaskovic played all 90 minutes and had 8 saves. 

The Saints return to action on Saturday evening at 5:00 pm in the 2008 Laker Shootout against Belmont Abbey.