Saturday, September 14, 2013NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's soccer team lost, 4-1, against non-conference foe Penn. State-Behrend on Saturday. The Titans dropped to 3-2 overall, while the Lions improved to 4-2-1.
The Lions scored two goals in the first half and two in the second.
Westminster scored its lone goal in the 58th minute when freshman Sammy Creese (Mount Airy, MD / Glenelg) received a tap pass in the box from senior Jordan Steele (Falconer, NY / Falconer Central) for the score. This was Creese's first goal of her collegiate career.
Titan goalie Madeline Frech (Leechburg, PA / Kiski Area) got the loss in 59 minute of play. Frech gave up three goals and earned seven saves.
Westminster is back in action on Monday when it travels to Franciscan for a 5 p.m. kick-off.
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.