No. 15 Western Conn. Holds Off Women’s Soccer, 2-1
, Oct. 1, 2002 – Springfield College senior forward Amanda Conk (Montclair, N.J.)
scored her first goal of the season but 15th-ranked Western Connecticut State upended the Pride, 2-1, this afternoon in a non-conference match-up at Brock-Affleck Field.
Western Connecticut senior forward Cherie Bailey (Middletown, Conn.) scored on her own rebound off the post for the game-winner in the 90th minute of play. Bailey opened the scoring early with a goal off of Heather Bartholomew’s (Bethel, Conn.) cross in the 4th minute. The Colonials move to 7-2 on the season.
SC midfielder Laura Harwood (Longmeadow, Mass.)
recorded her first assist of the season on the Conk goal. The Pride fall to 2-6.
Springfield College is back in action on Thursday, October 3 when it hosts Wesleyan University at 4:00 p.m.
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Head Coach John Gibson
John Gibson, a native of London, England, enters his 14th season as head women's soccer at Springfield College in the fall of 2013. Gibson has led the Pride to the NCAA Tournament in six of the last eight years and has established the Pride as one of the top programs in the country. His clubs have registered an impressive a 165-75-21 record.
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