Women's Soccer Blanks WNEC, 4-0, In Season Opener
, Sept. 4, 2003 – Springfield College junior forward Jessica Kovacs (Dalton, Mass.)
scored two goals as the Pride topped Western New England College, 4-0, in its season-opener at Brock-Affleck Field this afternoon.
SC senior midfielder Laura Harwood (Longmeadow, Mass.)
and freshman midfielder Michelle Biogiovanni (West Springfield, Mass.)
added goals for the Pride (1-0). Sophomore keeper Christina Davis
made two saves en route to the shutout.
For the Golden Bears (0-2), freshman keeper Jackie Boychuk made 10 saves.
Biogiovanni put the Pride in front, 1-0, in the 45th minute with her first collegiate goal. Kovacs scored the first of her two goals in the 72nd minute. She added her second tally four minutes later off a feed from senior Colleen McGovern (Smithfield, R.I.)
. Harwood capped the scoring in the 79th minute when she converted a pass from freshman Allison Barendse (Utica, N.Y.)
Head Coach John Gibson
John Gibson, a native of London, England, enters his 13th season as head women's soccer at Springfield College in the fall of 2012. Gibson has led the Pride to the NCAA Tournament in five of the last seven years and has established the Pride as one of the top programs in the country. His clubs have registered an impressive a 152-70-19 record.
Contact Head John Gibson
| Phone: 413.748.3170