Saturday, September 15, 2012
ERIE, Pa. - The Westminster College women's soccer team fell 2-0 to host Penn St. Behrend on Saturday. The Titans dropped to 3-3-1 overall, while the Lions earned their first win of the season and are now 1-5.
The Lions outshot the Titans 9-6. Earning a shot on goal for Westminster was freshman Mere Mishler (Johnstown, PA / Bishop McCort), junior Amanda Turi (Monroeville, PA / Gateway), and freshman Krista Edwards (Summerville, PA / Springdale).
Westminster senior goalie Jenn Cantella (Freedom, PA/Freedom) earned two saves in 90 minutes of play.
The Titans will continue its five-game road trip when they travel to La Roche on Tuesday at 2 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 377 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.