BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Emmanuel College men's soccer team fell 1-0 to Lees-McRae on Thursday night. The higher ranked Bobcats controlled the field most of the night with 16 shots compared to the Lions 4.
Eleven minutes into the second half, Lees-McRae's Matt Dunn headed the ball in off of a corner kick to secure the victory. The clock ticked down without either team scoring again.
Freshman Will Fraser-Gray had three shots for the Lions, including Emmanuel's single shot on goal for the night.
This loss brings the Lions conference record to 4-5-1 as they enter post season play. Final seedings will be assigned next week to determine who the Lions will take on Thursday, November 1st.
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