Women's Soccer Falls at Dartmouth, 3-0
HANOVER, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire women's soccer team fell by a score of 3-0 at Dartmouth College Friday night. The loss drops the Wildcats to 1-5-1 on the season while the Big Green improves to 3-2-0. Junior goalkeeper Erica Correa (Cheshire, Conn.) tallied a game-high eight saves in the match.
Dartmouth notched its first goal with only seconds remaining in the first half. The goal came when Marina Moschitto took a pair of touches on the ball and launched a shot to the top corner of the net, giving the Big Green a 1-0 advantage at the half.
In the second half, Dartmouth's Tasha Wilkins expanded the lead to 2-0 when she scored an unassisted goal in the 70th minute of play. The tally came after she controlled a bouncing ball in the box and sent it into the net. Chrissy Lozier notched the third goal of the match for Dartmouth after scoring on a header. The play originated with Libby Hamlin serving Lozier a pass in which she connected and headed it away in the 86th minute. At the end of the match, Dartmouth notched a 3-0 victory.
Dartmouth outshot New Hampshire by a total of 18-5 in the match, with an on-goal total of 11-3. Correa made eight saves on the 11 shots she faced while Tatiana Saunders stopped all three shots she faced for the Big Green. Monique LaMotte (Tampa, Fla.), Kristi Zarrilli (Gorham, Maine) and Drea Nogueira (New Bedford, Mass.) each tallied a shot on goal.
New Hampshire returns to action Sunday when they travel to the University of Massachusetts. The match is slated for 1 p.m.