Women’s Soccer Blanks Blue Jays 3-0

Women’s Soccer Blanks Blue Jays 3-0

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.

Records:
Saint Joseph: 3-5, 1-4 GNAC
Johnson & Wales: 7-5, 4-1 GNAC

Goalkeepers
USJ: Megan Ricci (L, 3-5) 8 saves
JWU: Colleen Lynch: (W, 7-5) 2 saves

Statistical Leaders:
Emily Zeblisky (JWU): 1 Goal
Erin Quinty (JWU): 1 Goal
Jaclyn Larsen (JWU): 1 Goal

Of Note:
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.

Erin Quinty took a pass from Janelle Charron in the 84th minute and scored her third goal of the season. Four minutes later, Jaclyn Larsen also scored her third goal of the year to seal the victory.

Johnson & Wales had a 23-8 advantage in shots as well as 14-2 in corner kicks.

Next Game:
JWU is back at home on Saturday to face Emmanuel at 1 p.m.