WOMEN'S SOCCER EDGED BY LESLEY UNIVERSITY, 1-0
Oct. 16, 2008
BOSTON, MA - Junior forward Jodi Fralick (Woburn, MA) netted the only goal of the match and junior keeper Hailee Lowe (Hamilton, MA) stopped all eight shots on net to lead the Lesley University women's soccer team over host University of Massachusetts Boston today at the Clark Athletic Center Field. The Beacons fall to 5-8-1 on the season, while the Lynx win their fifth straight match to improve to 13-1-1.
Fralick intercepted a pass in the backfield and deposited a low shot into the center of the back of the net for her 24th goal of the season at the 13:35 mark of the first half for Lesley. The teams played scoreless for the next 76:25 to make the score stand at 1-0.
UMB threatened in the final 10 minutes of play when junior midfielder Erika Marsters (Mashpee, MA) put a shot on net that was stopped with 8:57 left in the second half and freshman forward Kristin Mulry's (Holbrook, MA) shot from inside the box went wide right with 3:48 left in the contest.
UMass Boston sophomore keeper Ashley McRoberts (Merrimack, NH) made nine saves on the day. The shutout was the sixth of the season for Lowe.
The Beacons will be in action again when they travel to Danbury, CT on Saturday, October 18 to take on Little East Conference foe Western Connecticut State University at 1:00 p.m.