Lions come out victorious over Ohio Christian 4-3

Lions come out victorious over Ohio Christian 4-3

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Lions got off to a quick start to the game with a goal from Freshman Cole Mericle (Lima, Ohio/Lima) in the 13th minute. The Lions then struck again with a goal scored by Senior  Nathan Schmeusser (West Harrison, Ind./East Central) set up with a beautiful cross from freshman Michael Radcliffe (Cincinnati, Ohio/Oak Hills). But Ohio Christian was able to trim the lead to 2-1 before the half. 

 

As the second half got underway the Lions found themselves on the board again with a great goal from the edge of the box from Sophomore David Crosby (Richmond, Ky./Model Laboratory). But, nearly right after Ohio Christian was able to answer back and bring the score to 3-2. The Mount wasn't done yet, as Senior Nathan Schmeusser was able to score again which gave the Mount a 4-2 lead in the 68th minute. Heading into the final minutes Ohio Christian was able to score their third goal but they were not able to equalize the game as the Mount came out victorious 4-3. 

 

Next up for the Mount they will face off against Wittenberg, Wednesday 9/11 at 7:30PM at Edwards-Maurer Field (Springfield, Ohio).