Saturday, October 15, 2011
WAYNESBURG, Pa. - After allowing three goals in a five-minute span of the second half, the Westminster College men's soccer team lost 3-0 at Waynesburg Saturday night in Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) play. The Titans fall to 3-11 on the season and 1-4 in the PAC, while Yellow Jackets up their records to 7-6 overall and 2-2 in the league.
The Titans' fourth straight loss matches their longest of the season.
Waynesburg scored on goals by Tim Fields, Juan Alvarez, and Joakim Coleman, the latter on a penalty kick, all between the 70:26 and 75:15 marks of the second half.
Junior goalkeeper Adam Kephart (Beaver Falls, Pa./Beaver County Christian) made 11 saves for the Titans as the Yellow Jackets outshot the Titans 21-17.
Ryan Hunsberger made five saves to register the shutout for Waynesburg.
Westminster hosts Bethany Tuesday 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, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 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 42 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.