Wednesday, September 19, 2012
PITTSBURGH, PA - Westminster College women's soccer senior goalie Jenn Cantella (Freedom, PA/Freedom) earned her 293th career save on Wednesday night in the Titans' 1-1 double overtime tie with La Roche. Cantella passed Nicole Drummon (2001-04) for second all-time for career saves in Westminster women's soccer history. On Thursday, Cantella made six saves in 110 minutes.
Westminster (3-3-2) took a late 1-0 lead at the 77:32 mark when senior Maura Miglioretti (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) scored her first goal of the season. With less than three minutes remaining in regulation, La Roche's (2-3-1) Bethanie Moreschi tied it 1-1 with a header after Moreschi received a pass from a corner kick.
For the game, the Titans outshot the Redhawks 21-11, including a 5-1 shot advantage in both overtimes.
Westminster returns to action Saturday for game three of five-straight away games as it travels to Baldwin-Wallace (4-1-3) at 1 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.