GREENWOOD – With less than a month until the 2017 season opener for the Lander men's soccer team, LanderBearcats.com takes a look at the summer performances of the Bearcats.
Eight Lander men's soccer players participated in summer leagues.
Richard Bryan | D | Mississippi Brilla FC
- Played in all 17 matches for Mississippi Brilla FC, helping lead the club to the Premier Developmental League Championship Semifinals.
- One of only five players on the team to log over 1,000 regular season minutes of action.
- Netted one goal on 11 shots and recorded two assists during the regular season.
- Scored in PDL Southern Conference Championship Semifinals and netted match-winning penalty kick goal in Southern Conference Championship
Ian Foulger | D | Tri-Cities Otters
- Played in seven matches, attempting five shots.
- Part of Otter defense that set club record for fewest goals allowed.
Alex Garner | D | Lansing United
- Regular at center back for Lansing United of the National Premier Soccer League
- Helped lead team to fourth-place finish in NPSL Midwest Conference Great Lakes Division
Sia Jamedar | D | Tri-Cities Otters
- Played in 11 matches.
- Helped team triple win total from last season.
George Knight | D | Lansing United
- Featured at right back during first half of the season.
- Helped Lansing hold opponents scoreless in first four matches of the summer.
Sam Lofts | F | South Georgia Tormenta FC
- Finished second on the team with five goals on just seven shots.
- Only player in the PDL to score at least five goals in less than 250 minutes of action.
- Became the all-time leading goal-scorer in South Georgia Tormenta FC history with nine toal goals in two seasons.
Sinclaire Sandy | M | Mississippi Brilla FC
- Played in all 17 matches.
- Tied for team lead with three assists on the season.
- Assisted on Richard Bryan's goal in the PDL Southern Conference Championship Semifinals.
Jordan Skelton | D | Mississippi Brilla FC
- Tallied two goals on seven shots and one assist in 16 matches.
- Scored Mississippi Brila FC's lone goal in the PDL Premier Championship Semifinals.