Women's Soccer: Titans Blank Point Park, 2-0

Thursday, September 26, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's soccer team shutout Point Park, 2-0, Thursday night at Harold Burry Stadium. The Titans improved to 6-4 overall, while the Pioneers dropped to 4-6.

Westminster scored its first goal in the 19th minute when senior Amanda Turi (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) placed a well-executed cross to junior Kerri Inzinga (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) who headed the ball in the net for her team-leading fourth goal of the season.

Turi added insurance for Westminster in the second half (61:44) when she scored off a cross in the box from freshman Sammy Creese (Mount Airy, MD / Glenelg). This marked Turi's third goal on the year.

Titan sophomore goalie Rachael Letscher (Canfield, OH / Cardinal Mooney) got the win in 80 minutes of play, while earning three saves.

Westminster will host Juniata next Tuesday at 4:30 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.