Saturday, September 21, 2013NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's soccer team lost, 1-0, to Buffalo State on Saturday in rainy conditions at Harold Burry Stadium. The Titans dropped to 4-4 overall, while the Bengals improved to 4-2-1 on the season.
The lone goal of the game came with less than ten minutes left in regulation when Buffalo State's Micky Tinnerman broke free after she stole the ball from the Titans' defense for the score.
For the game the Bengals out-shot Westminster 13-2.
Titan sophomore goalie Madeline Frech (Leechburg, PA / Kiski Area) got the loss in 85 minutes of play and went to 3-4 on the season. Frech had five saves on the day.
Westminster will host two more non-conference home matches before it opens Presidents' Athletic Conference play. First up is Point Park on Thursday at 7:30 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.