Saturday, October 6, 2012
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College men's soccer team lost, 3-1 in a physical Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) match on Saturday, under the lights of Harold Burry Stadium. The Titans dropped to 8-3-1 overall and 2-1 in the PAC, while the Golden Tornadoes improved to 6-4-2 overall and 2-0-1 in the conference.
Westminster freshman Stephen McDaniel (Jamestown, NC / Southwest Guilford) scored the first goal of the game and fifth of the season at the 2:11 mark which put the Titans ahead 1-0.
Geneva would even the score, 1-1, after Jeb Nash scored at the 11:54 mark. Geneva would add another goal at the 42:28 mark and at the 52:12 frame.
For the game, there were 31 total fouls called. The Titans outshot Geneva 10-to-7. Both teams had five shots on goal.
Westminster senior goalie Adam Kephart (Beaver Falls, PA / Beaver County Christian) gathered in two saves in 90 minutes of play.
The Titans will travel to Thomas More Wednesday at 4 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.