Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

LWC Men's Soccer wins MSC Tournament Championship

6-0 win comes with hat trick by Chris Ochieng, two goals by Luis Camp, and one by Carnell learmond. Blue Raiders, 2nd rank nationally, keep perfect record in MSC tournament play intact. Next: NAIA National tournament.

By Chris White, LWC Sports Information Director

GEORGETOWN, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College men's soccer team shot out of the gate with three goals in the first three minutes en route to winning its 10th straight Mid-South Conference Tournament Championship with a 6-0 win against University of the Cumberlands (KY) at Toyota Stadium.

Freshman forward Chris Ochieng tallied a hat trick with three goals in the first half, while senior midfielder Luis Campo added two scores and junior forward Carnell Learmond netted one.

The second-ranked Blue Raiders (15-2-1, 6-0-1 MSC) have never lost in MSC Tournament play and have won seven straight games, including five straight shutouts.

After Ochieng recorded two goals in the third minute, he dished out an assist to Learmond in the fifth minute to give Lindsey Wilson a 3-0 lead. Campo added a goal off a penalty kick and scored another within a foot of the goal to push the lead to 6-0.

Ochieng finished his early hat trick in the 36th minute on an undefended breakaway goal.

Action slowed down in the second half with neither team scoring a goal.Lindsey Wilson led the game in shots 17-1, while corner kicks were even at 4-4.Freshman keeper Callum Christie earned the shutout for the Blue Raiders, making no saves, while Dennis Kramer finished with six saves in goal for Cumberlands (15-6-1, 4-2-1 MSC).

Lindsey Wilson clinches the conference's automatic berth to the NAIA National Tournament with the win. The opening round, held on campus sites, begins on November 21, 2009.

This story was posted on 2009-11-14 05:42:38
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.