#8 Tartans Top Bridgewater, 2-0
(WINCESTER, Va.) – The eighth-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team advanced to 4-0 after sitting idle through a nearly 2.5-hour lightning delay to defeat Bridgewater (Va.) College by a 2-0 score on Saturday, September 9 at Shenandoah University.
Inside The Box Score
- The Tartans took a 1-0 lead at halftime after a 33rd-minute goal by freshman Natalie Rayce.
- Rayce's goal was assisted by sophomore Grace Starr.
- The game was delayed at halftime due to a storm in the area.
- Junior Maria Askounis scored her first goal of the season in the 89th minute off an assist by junior Gemma Jefferson to put an exclamation point on the win.
- Sophomore Abby O'Connor earned her first career shutout after making one save in the first period with the other two coming in the last seven minutes of the game.
- The Tartans put a total of six shots on frame.
- Rayce scored for the second straight game and recorded her second game-winning goal of the season.
The Tartans will play host Shenandoah University on Sunday, September 10 at 1:00 p.m.