September 25, 2009
Howard Payne blanks LeTourneau
BROWNWOOD, Texas – After a scoreless first half, Howard Payne scored a pair of second-half goals to knock off the LeTourneau University men's soccer team, 2-0, Friday in an American Southwest Conference game at Citizens National Bank Field.
Howard Payne, which out-shot LeTourneau, 19-11, found the back of the net in the 58 th minute as Jaime Benitez scored off an assist by Scott Irias and Shane Cazad for the 1-0 lead. Howard Payne (3-3 overall, 2-1 ASC) add its second goal of the night in the 71 st minute when Paul Deets scored off an assist by Shawn Stratton.
Kyle Davis had five saves in goal for the YellowJackets (2-3-2, 0-2-1). Francisco Medina recorded four saves for Howard Payne.
The YellowJackets continue their road swing with a 4:00 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 26 match against Mary Hardin-Baylor in an American Southwest Conference match in Belton, Texas.