Women's Soccer drops to Gordon
A lone goal in the 16th minute of the game was all Gordon College needed as they defeated the New England College Pilgrims 1-0 in conference play. With the loss the Pilgrims fall to 2-4 overall and even their conference record at 1-1. With the win the Fighting Scots better their conference record to 2-2 and even their overall record to 2-2-1.
Gordon freshman Katie Thompson (Long Valley, N.J.) would score her first goal of the season off of an intercepted NEC pass. The Fighting Scots managed 25 shots on the day, while the Pilgrims could manage only six.
NEC junior goalkeeper Kerry Hughes (Wallkill, N.Y.) recorded 15 saves. Gordon goalkeeper Abby Ytzen (Des Moines, Iowa) stopped five in route to the shutout win.
NEC returns to action Tuesday, September 23 when they host fellow TCCC member Regis College for a 4:00 p.m. match up. Gordon also returns to action on Tuesday as they host Roger Williams University for a 3:30 p.m. TCCC game.