Herberth Gomez scores four goals in men's soccer team's 8-0 win over Lon Morris College

Led by Herberth Gomez’s four goals and one assist, the Richland College men’s soccer team improved to 3-1 on the season after the T-Ducks defeated Lon Morris College, 8-0, on Thursday, Sept. 9.

The victory was Richland’s second shutout of the season.

For Gomez, a Garland native, his goals give him six on the season. The freshman also has three assists for a total of 15 points, which ranks No. 7 among NJCAA Division III players.

Joining Gomez in the top 25 in total points is teammate Gaston Martinez. The freshman from Colleyville has scored three goals and has two assists for eight points and a No. 24 ranking.

Richland, which is ranked No. 3 in the nation, looks to improve on its record with two scheduled away games next week. The T-Ducks travel to Mountain View College for a 6 p.m. matchup on Tuesday, Sept. 14 before playing Tyler Junior College on Saturday, Sept. 18. The T-Ducks’ next home game is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22 against Cisco College.