HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. – The Birmingham-Southern men's soccer team made the most of its shot opportunities Sunday en route to a 2-1 win over Hampden-Sydney College. Josh Wild (Brentwood, Tenn./Brentwood HS) scored the game winner in the 60th minute. The Panthers finished second in the Tiger/Wildcat Classic and had four named to the all-tournament team.
BSC opened scoring in the third minute. Wild passed the ball to Dallas Coyne (Vestavia Hills, Ala./Vestavia Hills HS) who lofted it over the advancing goalie. The 1-0 lead lasted until the 41st minute when Hampden-Sydney scored the equalizer just before the break. Wild's game winner was assisted by Tylan Jones (Peachtree City, Ga./College of Charleston).
The Panthers improved to 5-1 overall with the win. They return home on Saturday, Sept. 24 to open Southern Athletic Association play against Hendrix. Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m.
Below is a list of the Tiger/Wildcat All-Tournament Team.
Travis Brown, Randolph (MVP)
Cole Burton, Hampden-Sydney
Erick Cortez-Martinez, Randolph
Galen Curry, Birmingham-Southern
Blake Heatherly, Randolph
Cristian Irigoyen, Randolph
Troy Jurney, Randolph
Tylan Jones, Birmingham-Southern
Will Merriman, Sewanee
Landon Moss, Hampden-Sydney
Conner Quiggle, Birmingham-Southern
Josh Wild, Birmingham-Southern