McPHERSON, Kan. — Opening the 2020 season on the road, Central Baptist College men’s soccer took on the Tigers of Central Christian College on Tuesday.
CCC (1-0) took a 2-0 lead in the first half and CBC (0-1) scored once in the second half, but the Tigers scored twice more and took the Mustangs’ season-opener, 4-1.
Issac Delafuente scored the only goal for the Mustangs, which came after Central Christian made it 3-0 early in the second half.
Mustangs junior Andrew Montoya started in goal and made all the saves.
Delafuente’s goal came in the 53rd minute, less than a minute after the Tigers went up 3-0, and Montoya made five saves
CBC was outshot 15-7 overall and 9-4 on goal.
Leslie Feh, Manny Tadeo, Drew Schrader and Benjamin Barrera all had goals for CCC, while goalkeeper Sebastian Herrera made three saves
CBC opens their home schedule on Friday night with a visit from Evangel. Kick-off against the Crusaders is scheduled for 6 p.m.
Mustang women downed by Tigers in season opener
Opening its season Tuesday on the road, Central Baptist College women’s soccer took on the Tigers of Central Christian College.
CBC (0-1) trailed 2-0 at halftime and couldn’t muster any offense, falling 5-0 to CCC (1-0).
Two Mustang players, Jackie Cortez and Thania Vela, each registered a shot on goal, as the Mustangs were outshot 22-5 overall and 10-2 on goal.
Jayme Selph made five stops in net in her Mustang debut.
Up next for the Mustangs is their home opener on Friday at 4 p.m. against Evangel.