FARMINGTON, Conn.. – An early goal and two insurance scores sealed a conference victory for the Johnson & Wales University women's soccer team on Wednesday. The Wildcats went on the road to defeat Saint Joseph (Conn.), 3-0.
Saint Joseph: 3-5, 1-4 GNAC
Johnson & Wales: 7-5, 4-1 GNAC
USJ: Megan Ricci (L, 3-5) 8 saves
JWU: Colleen Lynch: (W, 7-5) 2 saves
The Wildcats picked up the first goal in the 19th minute when Emily Zeblisky scored for the third time in two games.
For the next 65 minutes, neither team could get on the board until Johnson & Wales scored twice in a five-minute span.
Johnson & Wales had a 23-8 advantage in shots as well as 14-2 in corner kicks.
JWU is back at home on Saturday to face Emmanuel at 1 p.m.