AU Press Releases

Nazareth shuts out AU, 2-0

ALFRED, NY-- The Alfred University women’s soccer team lost to Nazareth, 2-0 Wednesday evening.

Nazareth scored both their goals in the first half. Erica Conte scored the first goal for Nazareth 17:41 into the game. Kaylee Benz netted Nazareth’s second goal on an assist from Kerry Gannon with just under three minutes remaining in the first half.

Nazareth outshot Alfred 43-5. Sophomore goalie Shanna Ewoldt (Tuscon, AZ/Waubansie) made an outstanding 22 saves in the game for AU during her 90 minutes of action, helping AU hold Nazareth to a scoreless second half. Polly Muehlenkamp had two saves in goal for Nazareth (2-2-1, 1-0-0 E8).

Alfred (1-3-1, 0-2-0 E8) will play again this Sunday, Sept. 20, at 1:30 p.m. against visiting Utica.