Man Down, No Problem! Sharks Overcome First-Half Red Card to Advance to Elite Eight

YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. –  The Nova Southeastern men’s soccer team had been in the situation before, and handled business as such, overcoming a red card early in the 28th minute to defeat Chowan 1-0 Thursday to advance to the Elite Eight. Michael Lawrence recorded the game-winning goal in the 51st minute, setting the Sharks up with a date with either Auburn Montgomery or Young Harris on Saturday.

Score: Nova Southeastern 1, Chowan 0
Records: Nova Southeastern 16-3-2, Chowan 13-4-2
Location: YHC Soccer and Lacrosse Field | Young Harris, Ga.  
Get Social: Twitter & Instagram – @NSU_MSoccer, Facebook – NSU Sharks Men’s Soccer 

NSU will await the winner of top-seeded Young Harris and Auburn Montgomery with a chance to reach the Final Four. Kickoff is set for Saturday at 3 p.m. For complete coverage of the Elite Eight matchup, visit the schedule page on, or follow the Sharks on Instagram and Twitter at @NSU_MSoccer.

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