Sunday, September 9, 2012MARIETTA, Ohio - The Westminster College women's soccer team tied 0-0 in double overtime with Defiance College during the final day of the Marietta College tournament. The Titans moved to 2-2-1 overall and the Jackets are now 1-1-2.
Both teams had opportunities during the game with 26 combined shots, including 14 shots on goal. Titan senior goalie Jenn Cantella (Freedom,PA/Freedom) had a game-high eight saves.
Junior Amanda Turi (Monroeville, PA / Gateway), freshman Krista Edwards (Summerville, PA / Springdale), freshman Mere Mishler (Johnstown, PA / Bishop McCort), junior Kristina Tissue (Coraopolis, PA / West Allegheny), freshman Raechel Pusateri (Volant, PA / Wilmington), and freshman Rebecca Bradnam (Irwin, PA / Hempfield) each earned a shot on goal for Westminster.
Westminster is back on the field on Tuesday when they host Franciscan at 5 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, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. 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.