LATE GOALS LIFT WOMEN’S SOCCER TO 2-0 WIN OVER WILMINGTON
Box Score NEWARK, DEL.-
Two second half goals propelled the Dowling College women’s soccer team to a 2-0 non-conference with over Wilmington University this afternoon. The Golden Lions improve to 4-2-1 on the season. The Wildcats move to 2-5.
After 71 scoreless minutes of play, the Golden Lions broke through with a goal in the 72nd
minute. Freshman Kelly McQuail
took a shot from 20 yards out and put it over the head of Wilmington’s keeper Julie Brown. Dowling doubled their lead in the 88th
minute when junior Emily Boge
sent a through ball to junior Allie Merrill
who beat the Wildcat defense and snuck a shot past Brown.
The Golden Lions outshot the Wildcats 16 to 8 with a 4 to 1 corner kick advantage. Dowling’s goalkeeper Melissa Guglielmo
recoded five saves on the day with her counterpart Brown matching with five saves of her own.
The Golden Lions return to East Coast Conference play Saturday, September 27th
as they travel to face St. Thomas Aquinas College. Game time is set for 12:00 PM.