Wednesday, October 31, 2012
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. - The Westminster College men's soccer team ended its 2012 season with a 4-0 loss at Thomas More in the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Semifinals match on Wednesday. Westminster finished its season at 11-6-2 overall, while the Saints improved to 12-3-4 and advanced to the PAC Championship match.
Westminster's 11 wins are the most in a season since 2008 when the Titans won 17 games along with a PAC Championship.
The Saints scored two goals in the first half and two in the second. Thomas More outshot Westminster 18-13 and had a 9-2 corner kick advantage.
Westminster senior goalie Adam Kephart (Beaver Falls, PA / Beaver County Christian) had a game-high five saves.
For the year, Titan freshman Ethan McCarthy (New Castle, PA / Neshannock) and senior Josh Cantella (Freedom, PA/Freedom) tied for first on the team with seven goals each. Freshman Steven McDaniel (Jamestown, NC / Southwest Guilford) followed with six goals. Junior David Osae (Bedford, TX / Lawrence D. Bell) tied a season-high five goals, including a season-best and team-high three game-winners. Kephart ended his collegiate career with season-high marks of 77 saves and 1.30 goals against average.
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 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.