Saturday, September 7, 2013BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - Senior Jordan Steele (Falconer, NY / Falconer Central) made her first collegiate goal of her career count as she scored the game-winner in double overtime in Westminster's 1-0 win against Division II Salem International on Saturday. The Titans improved to 3-1 overall, while the Tigers dropped to 0-1.
The game was scoreless after two halves and an overtime, until Steele netted the game-winner off a free kick on the left side of the box.
Titan junior Kerri Inzinga (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) had a team-high two shots on goal.
Salem International held the shot advantage at 18-11.
Westminster sophomore goalie Maddy Frech (Leechburg, PA / Kiski Area) earned the complete-game win after gathering a career-high 11 saves.
The Titans will host Penn-State Altoona on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in its home opener.
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.