Wednesday, October 30, 2013
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. - The Westminster College women's soccer team lost, 4-0, at No. 18 nationally-ranked Thomas More on Wednesday. The Titans snapped a seven-game non-losing streak and suffered their first Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) loss of the year as they dropped to 10-6-2 overall and 5-1-2 in the PAC.
The Saints were ranked 18th on this week's National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/Continental Tire NCAA Division III Top 25 and improved to 14-1-2 overall and remained perfect at 8-0 in the conference.
Thomas More scored three goals in the first half and one goal in the second.
Titan sophomore goalie Rachael Letscher (Canfield, OH / Cardinal Mooney) got the loss in 45 minutes of work. Letscher moved to 5-2-1 on the year.
Westminster sophomore Raechel Pusateri (Volant, PA / Wilmington) earned a game-high two shots on goal, while Thomas More out-shot the Titans 12-4.
Westminster will finish the regular season at Chatham on Saturday with a starting time of 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 378 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 41 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.