Howard’s penalty kick lifts Hawks over Brevard in 2OT

Kelan LeBlanc (#23) and Conner Howard (#10) each scored a goal in Wednesday's 2-1 double overtime win against Brevard. Howard ended the game on a penalty kick.
Kelan LeBlanc (#23) and Conner Howard (#10) each scored a goal in Wednesday's 2-1 double overtime win against Brevard. Howard ended the game on a penalty kick.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Conner Howard scored on a penalty kick in double overtime to help the Huntingdon men's soccer team beat Brevard 2-1 on Wednesday.

Howard's penalty kick came with 1:28 left in the second overtime.

In a game in which Brevard took 14 shots on goal to the Hawks' six, goalkeeper Zak Heino stopped 13 of the Tornados' shots. Heino recorded four saves in the two overtime periods.

Kelan LeBlanc scored Huntingdon's first goal of the game to give the Hawks a 1-0 lead a little less than 14 minutes into the game. Brevard tied the game in the first five minutes of the second half.                                    

 

Records: Huntingdon (3-10-1, 2-6-1 USA South); Brevard (3-12-0, 2-9-0 USA South)

                                                                                                                                        

Huntingdon Stats

Goals: Kelan LeBlanc (1), Conner Howard (1)

Shots On Goal: Conner Howard (2), Hunter Hall (2), Kelan LeBlanc (1), Mac Puller (1)

Goalkeeper: Zak Heino -- 13 saves and 1 goal allowed in 108:32

                     

Coming Up: Huntingdon plays at Greensboro on Saturday at 11 a.m. (Central)