Saturday, October 5, 2013
WASHINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's soccer team won, 1-0, at Washington & Jefferson in both team's Presidents' Athletic Conference opener on Saturday. The Titans improved to 6-5 overall, while the Presidents dropped to 5-5.
The win marked the Titans' first win over the Presidents since 2007.
Titan junior Kerri Inzinga (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) scored the only goal of the game in the 9th minute of the first half as she dribbled past W&J's goalie who was attempting to grab the ball. Inzinga has three goals on the season, tying for first on the team.
Westminster sophomore goalie Madeline Frech (Leechburg, PA / Kiski Area) earned the win and improved to 4-4 on the season. Frech had a game-high nine saves in a complete game effort. The shutout was Frech's second on the year.
Washington & Jefferson outshot Westminster 15-8 for the game.
The Titans will host Bethany on Wednesday 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.