Henderson's goal gives CU 1-0 victory
LEBANON, Tenn. – JJ Henderson scored with in the final minute of regulation on an assist from Juan Pablo Aparicio and Cumberland defeated Lyon College, 1-0, Monday afternoon in men’s soccer action in Batesville, Ark.
The goal was Henderson’s first of the season and gave the Bulldogs a victory in their first match in 17 days. Cumberland (2-2-1, 1-0-0 TSAC) last played September 11 versus Lambuth University.
Lyon’s Greg Buford scored in the 11th minute on an assist from Gueorgui Tchamkoriyski, but the goal was waved off after a foul was called for knocking down CU keeper Michael Michailidis, who made four saves in the match. Lyon took nine shots in the match compared to five for the Bulldogs.
Cumberland plays at Campbellsville Univ. this Thursday and then travels to Montreat College for a match Saturday. The Bulldogs return to TranSouth action October 9 at home versus Union University.