Wednesday, October 30, 2013
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. - The Westminster College men's soccer team finished its regular season on Wednesday with a 2-1 overtime loss at Thomas More. The Titans dropped to 7-9-3 overall and 2-3-3 in the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC), while the Saints improved to 14-2 overall and remained undefeated in the PAC with a 7-0 record.
The Saints scored first in the 8th minute of the first half off the foot of Austin Juniet.
Westminster scored the equalizer in the 35th minute when sophomore Austin Ewers (New Wilmington, PA / Wilmington Area) scored off a penalty kick for his sixth goal of the season.
Thomas More scored the game-winner five minutes into the first overtime when Kyle Troutman found Juniet for his second goal of the game.
For the game, Thomas More out-shot Westminster 27-3.
Titan senior Joe Bonish (Newport News, VA / Woodside) got the loss in a complete-game effort, while earning six saves. Bonish went to 3-4-3 for the season.
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.