FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Contact: Robert Preston, Jr.,
SGC Opens Season with Wins Over Andrew College
The South Georgia State College Tigers soccer team opened the 2012
season with a pair of wins over Andrew College on Friday, Aug. 24. The men’s
team slid past Andrew with a 2-0 victory, while the women throttled Andrew’s
In the men’s game, Lloyd Matthews, who came to SGC by way of England, scored
both goals. Keeper Jordan Crown recorded the shutout with the help of Johnny
Clifford, Theo Brown, Nate Lopez and David Alvarado.
The Lady Tigers connected 12 times on 19 shots (compared to just two shots
on goal by Andrew). Tiffany Morris turned in a hat trick with three goals,
while Haley Pinkerton and Ashley Moser had two goals apiece. Diamond Sneed,
Taylor Rushworth, Taylor Green, Kayla Herman and CiCi Cooper also scored for
SGC. Andrew contributed unexpectedly with an own goal.
Wednesday afternoon, SGC traveled to Albany for a game against Darton
College. Results were not available at press time.
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was founded in 1906 and is located in Douglas, Ga. The college's environment
gives students exceptional opportunities for interdisciplinary study and
close collaboration with faculty. With over 20 majors and transfer
opportunities, South Georgia State College provides the finest education possible
to the citizens of its service area.