Hawks knock off Hendrix in season opener

Kelan LeBlanc scored two goals and had one assist in Friday's season-opening win against Hendrix.
Kelan LeBlanc scored two goals and had one assist in Friday's season-opening win against Hendrix.

CONWAY, Ark. – The Huntingdon men's soccer team scored the first three goals of the game and beat Hendrix College 4-1 on Friday in the Hendrix Invitational.

Sophomore Kelan LeBlanc played a role in each of the first three goals, scoring the first and third goal and assisting on the second goal.

Huntingdon carried a 1-0 lead into halftime and pulled away with two goals in the first 25 minutes of the second half.

 

Records: Huntingdon (1-0); Hendrix (0-1) 

Notable: The win was Huntingdon's first in a season opener since a 4-0 victory over Warren Wilson in 2013.

 

Huntingdon Stats

Goals: Kelan LeBlanc (2), T.J. Fleming (1), Hunter Hall (1)

Assists: Taylor Bradley (2), Kelan LeBlanc (1), Hunter Hall (1)

Shots On Goal: Kelan LeBlanc (2), T.J. Fleming (1), Jose Lopez (1), Hunter Hall (1), Thad Lievens (1)

Goalkeeper: Zak Heino -- 1 save and 1 goal allowed in 90 minutes

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon will close out the Hendrix Invitational against Rhodes on Sunday at noon.