Tuesday, October 1, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's soccer team lost, 3-0, at home to Juniata in a non-conference match. The Titans dropped to 5-5 overall, while the Eagles improved to 8-2.
Juniata scored all three goals in the first half, within seven minutes from each other. The Eagles scored at the 35th, 37th, and 41st minutes of the game.
Junior Kerri Inzinga (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) and sophomore Raechel Pusateri (Volant, PA / Wilmington) led Westminster with three shots each.
For the game, Juniata out-shot Westminster 21-7.
Titan sophomore goalie Rachael Letscher (Canfield, OH / Cardinal Mooney) got the loss and moved to 2-1 on the season. Letscher earned a career-high seven saves in 45 minutes of work.
Westminster will travel to Washington & Jefferson for its Presidents' Athletic Conference opener on Saturday. The match is slated for a 1 p.m. start.
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.