Saturday, September 7, 2013BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - The Westminster College men's soccer team lost, 4-0, at Division II Salem International on Saturday. The Titans dropped to 2-2 on the year, while the Tigers improved to 1-0.
Salem International scored two goals in the first half and two in the second.
Titan junior goalie Michael Girata (Monaca, PA / Central Valley) got the loss. Girata had four saves and allowed all four goals in 80 minutes of play.
Sophomore Ethan McCarthy (New Castle, PA / Neshannock) led Westminster with two shots on goal. The Tigers out-shot the Titans 15-3.
Westminster is back on the field on Wednesday when they host Penn.-State Altoona 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 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.