“Go to Guy” Gomez at it again for Guilford

GREENSBORO, N.C.Rookies Freddy Gomez (Burlington, N.C.) and Ronny Castellanos (Lexington, N.C.) both scored a goal and an assist to lead Guilford College’s men’s soccer team to a 4-1 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over visiting Bridgewater College Saturday afternoon.

The Quakers (7-3-1, 2-0 ODAC) won for the fifth time in six games. Bridgewater falls to 1-9 (0-3 ODAC). After a scoreless first half, Jeff Floyd got the Quakers on the board off an assist from Gomez in the 47th minute. Midway through the frame Castellanos scored from close range off a Chris Day assist for a 2-0 Guilford edge.

Gomez added his team-leading ninth goal of the seasonin the 82nd minute off a Castellanos feed. Hugh Griffis closed out theQuakers’ scoring two minutes later. Ryan Morgan scored for Bridgewater with 1:10 to play. Jack Bottoms made 10 saves for the Eagles in goal. Guilford’s Jonathan Shine earned the shutout with two stops.

The Quakers are back in action Tuesday 9(/29) at league-rival Washington and Lee University.

Soccer Game Summary (Final)2009 Guilford College Soccer Bridgewater vs Guilford (Sep 26, 2009 at Greensboro, NC)

Bridgewater (1-9, 0-3) vs. Guilford (7-3-1, 2-0)
Date: Sep 26, 2009 Attendance: 100
Weather: Rainy
Goals by period 1 2
Bridgewater……… 0 1 – 1
Guilford………… 0 4 – 4

SCORING SUMMARY:1. 46:11 GC Jeff Floyd (Freddy Gomez)2. 64:11 GC Ronnie Castellanos (Chris Day)3. 79:53 GC Freddy Gomez (Ronnie Castellanos)4. 81:21 GC Hugh Griffis (Chris Matteo)5. 88:50 BC Ryan Morgan (Ryan Tavernaris)
Shots: Bridgewater 5, Guilford 24
Saves: Bridgewater 11 (Jack Bottoms 10; TEAM 1), Guilford 2 (JonathanShine 2)

Dave Walters
Guilford College Athletics