Immediate Release: September 9, 2007
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soccer drops 2-1 decision at Niagara
LEWISTON, N.Y.-- Host Niagara (2-2) scored twice in a span of
5:54 en route to a 2-1 come-from-behind win over Binghamton (0-3-1)
in the final round of the Niagara Fall Soccer Classic.
The Bearcats jumped out to a 1-0 lead when senior midfielder
Reed (Oswego, N.Y.) found the upper right corner of the net
from 20 yards out with 14:07 gone in the game. Senior forward
Povill (Massapequa, N.Y.) was credited with the assist.
Niagara tied the game up at the 60:29 mark on an unassisted goal
by Caitlin Long, who took advantage of a scramble in front of
the goal. From there, Stephanie Gartley scored what proved to
be the game winner at the 66:23 mark as she finished off a cross
from Alyssa Pollock.
The Purple Eagles outshot Binghamton 23-15, including 15-5 in
the decisive second half.
Senior forward Danielle White (Haddon
Township, N.J.) and senior midfielder Kerry
O'Shaughnessy (Stony Point, N.Y.) were named to the all-tournament
Iman (Bel Air, Md.) recoreded a season-high nine saves.
heads to Florida International for a 7 p.m. game on Thursday.