Millsaps College Hands Eagles First Loss Of Season

September 21, 2013
By cnp
Posted in Athletics

Memphis, Tenn.-Millsaps College scored an own goal in overtime to hand Ozarks is first loss of the season Saturday afternoon in Memphis, Tennessee.

Ozarks (5-1-1) scored first when Thomas Mills found the back of the net in the 17th minute. Leading 1-0 at the half, Millsaps College (3-3-1) scored 24 seconds into the second half to even the score 1-1. But Ozarks connected on a penalty kick from Eloy Salgado with four minutes remaining in regulation only to have Millsaps net a goal in the 88th minute. An own goal in the 104th minute ended the match 3-2.

Austin Benner had five saves in goal for Ozarks.

Ozarks will face Rhodes College Sunday at 4:00 pm.