Women's Soccer Loses Heartbreaker at Quinnipiac, 1-0, in Double Overtime
Hamden, Conn. (October 14, 2012)--Mount St. Mary's women's soccer lost a heartbreaker, 1-0 in double overtime, at Quinnipiac on Sunday in Northeast Conference action. The Mount falls to 7-7-1 overall and 2-3-1 in the NEC with the loss.
With 4:01 remaining in the second overtime, Beck Kiting the game-winning goal for the Bobcats (8-4-2, 4-2-1 NEC). After earning a corner kick, Crystal Burns sent the ball into the box where Kiting headed the ball past Mount goalkeeper Vicky Cocozza.
Just over a minute before Kiting's goal, the Mount's Kelly Baker had a shot saved by Quinnipiac goalkeeper Jillian Kelley.
Quinnipiac held an 11-to-5 advantage in shots in the game and had a 7-to-2 edge in corner kicks.
It was a rough game with 38 combined fouls and 22 yellow cards. Quinnipiac had 22 of the fouls and four yellow cards in the contest.
Cocozza and Rachel Bourne combined for four saves for the Mountaineers while Kelley had a pair of saves for the Bobcats.
The Mountaineers are back in action on Friday with a 4:00 p.m. game at LIU Brooklyn.