Women's Soccer Plays WPI To A 1-1 Tie
October 7, 2003 – Springfield College junior forward Leeann Morris (Sutton, Mass.)
scored the lone goal of the game for the Pride as SC tied WPI, 1-1 in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s soccer match this afternoon.
Morris’ goal, which came in the 23rd minute of play, was assisted by Springfield junior midfielder Molly Desroches (Belchertown, Mass.)
WPI sophomore midfielder Mary Desrosiers tied the game in the 38th minute of play with an unassisted goal.
SC sophomore goalkeeper Christina Davis (Orange, Conn.)
saved four shots during the match.
Morris nearly broke the game open with six minutes left to play in the second half, as her shot hit the cross bar from 30 yards out.
SC moves to 5-5-2 on the year, and 2-0-1 in NEWMAC play. The Pride will be at home on Saturday, October 11, against fifth-ranked Wheaton in a 2:30 p.m. match.
Head Coach John Gibson
John Gibson, a native of London, England, enters his 14th season as head women's soccer at Springfield College in the fall of 2013. Gibson has led the Pride to the NCAA Tournament in six of the last eight years and has established the Pride as one of the top programs in the country. His clubs have registered an impressive a 165-75-21 record.
Contact Head John Gibson
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