October 27, 2007

Saints weather Hurricnes with 1-0 victory on senior day

Dahlonega, Ga. – North Georgia College & State University used a goal by Jorell Elie in the first half to get by Georgia Southwestern 1-0 here Saturday evening. The Saints honored Senior’s Brandon Kirksey, Phillip Chittaro, and Champ Young playing in their last home game.

The Saints got the offense going in the first half when Elie took a rebound and sent a shot into the back of the net for a 1-0 lead in the 8th minute of the contest.

The gamed ended with a 1-0 North Georgia win as they outshot the Hurricanes 20-4. Kirksey recorded a save and the win for the Saints while John Scharnikow saved 6 shots in the loss.

The Saints got to .500 in conference play with the win and head to play in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament next weekend.