BRENHAM, Texas — Farit Ha scored three goals to help lead No. 20 Blinn College men's soccer (7-2, 6-1) to a 5-3 win over Coastal Bend College on Saturday night at Rankin Field.
The win marks Blinn's sixth conference win of the season.
"I am really pleased to make it through a long run of games with another win," said Michael McBride, Blinn head coach. "They did great and I am happy with the result."
Blinn jumped out to a 2-0 lead after Ha scored in the 8th minute, and in the 17th minute on a corner kick. Coastal Bend cut Blinn's lead in half in the 36th minute.
The Buccaneers went into the second half of the game with a 2-1 lead and increased it to 3-1 in the 47th minute when Stone scored. Blinn pulled ahead 4-1 in the 70th minute as Ha scored his third goal of the game.
Coastal Bend scored one minute later to gain on Blinn 4-2, however the Buccaneers answered back in the 86th minute when Fevrier Sildor scored.
Coastal Bend scored its final goal in the 89th minute for the 5-3 final.
Next, Blinn will compete against No. 2 Tyler Junior College on Friday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. at Rankin Field.
Blinn has competed in intercollegiate athletics since 1903 and captured 41 NJCAA national championships since 1987.