NORFOLK, Va.. -- Coastal Carolina scored the game's first four goals and held off a late William and Mary charge to win 4-2. Joseph Ngwenya scored two goals and added two assists, taking part in every one of the Chanticleer's goals. Mike Littlefield chipped in with the other two goals.
The Tribe answered with two goals just minutes apart but it wasn't enough. Carlos Garcia assisted on the two scores that came with about ten minutes remaining but the Coastal defense made their early lead stand.
The Stihl Classic continues on Sunday when Georgia State meets William and Mary at noon before Old Dominion entertains Coastal Carolina at 2:30 in the finale.
CCU vs W&M
Shots: CCU 13, WM 23
CCU 7:59 Ngwenya from Owen
CCU 17:03 Littlefield from Ngwenya
CCU 47:42 Ngwenya
CCU 67:28 Littlefield from Ngwenya
WM 78:12 Bean from Garcia
WM 80:10 Scherder from Garcia
Corners: CCU 2, WM 5
Fouls: CCU 13, WM 11
Saves: CCU (Sanders) 4, WM (Upton 3)