Mark Sherrod scores his third goal of the season for Tigers.
No. 19 Memphis (6-1-1, 1-0-0) hosts Rutgers (3-4-1, 0-1-0) at Mike Rose Soccer Complex on Saturday night.
Tigers extend unbeaten streak to six games.
The No. 19 Memphis Tigers (5-1-1) take on the Mercer Bears (1-6-0) at Mike Rose Soccer Complex on Tuesday night.
Sherrod scores game-winning goal and adds an assist for Memphis.
Played in 14 matches as one of the team's top reserves ... Squad's fifth-leading scorer (6 points) and fourth-leading goal scorer (3 goals) ... Had five shots, including three on goal ... Named to the Memphis/Central Arkansas Classic All-Tournament Team (Sept. 6-8) ... Played 15 minutes in his first collegiate appearance against Cal State Fullerton in Aug. 30 ... Scored both Memphis goals in a 2-1 victory over Oral Roberts Sept. 8 ... Netted both goals in the final five minutes of regulation (85th minute, 87th minute) ... Named to the American Athletic Conference's Honor Roll Sept. 9 after his two-goal performance vs. Oral Roberts ... Scored his third goal of the season in a 2-0 victory over Cincinnati Sept. 21 ... Played a season-high 54 minutes vs. the Bearcats ... Played 16 minutes in the American Athletic Conference Championship quarterfinal against UCF Nov. 9.
Prior to Memphis:
Two-year soccer letterwinner at Wando High School, seeing time at forward, winger and midfield ... As a senior, notched 11 goals and six assists (28 points) ... Earned all-region honors ... Named to the Palmetto Cup All-Tournament Team ... Member of the 2011 state championships squad ... Also played with Mount Pleasant Soccer Club (2005-09) and South Carolina United (2010-13).
Son of Melissa and Brien Cross ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.