CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Mississippi Brilla FC completed its first Texas road-trip of the season with a 0-0 draw against Corpus Christi FC. This was Brilla's second consecutive draw of the season. However, the team kept its unbeaten streak alive and continues to sit atop the USL League Two's Mid South Division.
There were few opportunities created by either team in the first half. One of Brilla's best chances of the half came in the 8th minute, when Jalen James' shot flew just wide of the post.
Alejandro Chavarria started the match between the sticks and got his second shutout...
HOUSTON, Texas. - Mississippi Brilla FC upped its unbeaten streak to four after tying the AHFC Royals 2-2 . The team dramatically fought its way from a two-goal, second half deficit.
Brilla's first two chances in the match came in the first couple of minutes. Both chances fell to in-form forward Ciro Damine, but he shot wide and hit the post.
The Royals took the lead in the 10th minute, when an unmarked player at the back post headed home a corner kick. This would be the only score of the half, and the Royals went into the break with...
Arnold Onyango | Midfielder
Nairobi, Kenya | Liberty University
What has been the biggest influence to your faith?
"Many situations have played an essential part in the growing of my faith. I will mention just a few of them. First, I will say soccer has been the biggest influence in my faith. My coming to Christianity was influenced by the team I was playing for. The team was from a Christian academy, and everyday they used to speak about God. They also prayed before and after practice. I'm appreciative to God for giving me the talent...
CLINTON, Miss. - Mississippi Brilla FC hit the road for the first time this season to face the Little Rock Rangers, the Mid South Division's newest team. After a scoreless first half, goals from Jalen James and Ciro Damine propelled Brilla to a 2-1 win over the scrappy Arkansans.
Brilla's best opportunities in the first half came from Jamie DiLuzio (whose one-timer hit the side netting) and Ciro Damine (whose stoppage time strike was parried away).
However, it was Jalen James who opened the scoring for Brilla. In the 54th minute, a mad scramble ensued from a corner kick, and...
Luke Bryant | Defender/MidfielderClinton, Mississippi | Davidson College
Who has been your biggest influence in your faith, and how did they influence you?“I would have to say that the biggest influence on my faith has been my dad. Being around him so much has let me see how he lives and treats other people. The way that he conducts himself, treats others, and lives like Jesus has made a huge impact on my life and faith, so I strive to be a person who lives...