Crusaders Drop Season Opener

Crusaders Drop Season Opener

Score: Evangel 0, Missouri Baptist 1 
Records: Evangel (0-1); Missouri Baptist (1-0) 
Location: Springfield, MO | Coryell Field 
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- Crusaders drop the first game of the season to the visiting Missouri Baptist Spartans.

It was a defensive battle for most of the game until the 69th minute when Victor Rada found the back of the net for the Spartans.

Rada led the way for the Spartans with three shots, while Erick Rodriguez had two shots to lead the Crusaders.

Josiah Dinwiddie had two saves on three shots on goal for the Crusaders in the loss.


Evangel will hit the road and take on Central Baptist on August 25.

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