By Nathan Hutchinson
Register Sports Editor
The Pirates opened play in the Berea Cup with a 3-2 win Saturday over Oneida Baptist Institute.
Berea Community (2-4) got goals from Austin Rose, Derek Castle and Gabriel Gomez, Jr.
The Pirates trailed 2-0 in the first 20 minutes of the game. Rose got Berea going with a goal on a shot from the right sideline. Castle scored five minutes later on a cross to tie the game.
Gomez scored with about five minutes left in the second half off a cross from the right sideline.
The loss snapped a four-game losing streak.
Berea is set to return to action Wednesday against Madison Southern.
Southern 6, Oneida Baptist 0
The Eagles had little trouble rolling past Oneida Baptist Saturday in the opening game of the Berea Cup.
Daylin Taylor had a pair of goals, while Tanner Caudill, Tyler Conley, Christian Queen and Tanner Kidwell also each had a goal.
Elijah Sexton earned the shutout in goal.
Southern (7-2-1) is set to return to action Wednesday against Berea Community.
KCD 3, Model 1
The Patriots suffered their first loss of the season on Saturday, falling to Kentucky Country Day at home, 3-1.
Model’s only goal came from Jack Frisbee on an assist from Marlowe Smith.
Levi Agee was in goal for the Patriots (8-1).
Model is set to return to action Tuesday at Southwestern.
Central 1, Mercer County 1
The Madison Central boys soccer team picked up a 1-1 tie Satuday evening at Mercer County.
The Indians are now 6-3-1 on the season.
Central is set to return to action Tuesday at home against Lexington Christian Academy.