Women's soccer falls to Wesleyan, 2-1

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: October 6, 2007
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. --- Wesleyan University scored twice in the opening half and held off a late Colby College charge to post a 2-1 win in New England Small College Athletic Conference women's soccer Saturday.

The Cardinals (2-7, 1-4 NESCAC) got goals from Sam Blank at 7:14 and Kaitlin Ashley at 40:52 to take a 2-0 lead into the break.

Lexi Bohonnon scored her second goal of the season with 1:26 left in the contest for Colby (3-4-1, 0-4-1), but the Cardinals held on for the win.

Loni Pisani had seven saves in goal for Colby, which plays at Williams College on Sunday at 11 a.m.

Wesleyan 2, Colby 1

Colby          0#1---1

Wesleyan        2#0---2

1st half

7:14 WES Sam Blank (1) (Elena Bertocci)

40:52 WES Kaitlin Ashley (3) (Nicole Gray)

2nd half

88:34 COL Lexi Bohonnon (2) (Jess Bushee)

Shots: Colby 8, Wesleyan University 16;  Saves: Colby 7 (Loni Pisani 7), Wesleyan University 1 (Gavi Elkind 1).

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