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Bearcats come up short against Young Harris

Lander dropped a 2-1 contest against Young Harris on Saturday night (Photo by Rixon Lane)
Lander dropped a 2-1 contest against Young Harris on Saturday night (Photo by Rixon Lane)

GREENWOOD – Lucero Robayo's goal in the 78th minute on Saturday evening led Young Harris to a 2-1 Peach Belt Conference victory over Lander.

Flagler improves to 5-3-2 overall and 4-2-1 in the PBC, while Lander moves to 3-8-1, (2-5-1).

Marilia Lages gave Young Harris a 1-0 lead at 5:54 when she scored off an assist by Maria Martinez.

Lander's Kayla Walker netted the equalizer on a free kick at the 37:56 mark before Robayo scored the game-winner midway through the second half. 

Young Harris outshot the Bearcats, 22-10, and led in corner kicks, 6-3.

Hannah Cowan collected a career-high 11 saves for the Bearcats, while Nicole Medeiros tallied five saves for the Mountain Lions.