East Boston, Mass. - Behind a three-point performance from senior Angelina Piccirillo (Naugatuck, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College women's soccer team cruised past Suffolk University, 4-0, in its GNAC opener Saturday afternoon at James A. Sartori Stadium.
FINAL SCORE: Albertus Magnus 4 | Suffolk 0
RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (2-1-0, 1-0-0 GNAC) | Suffolk (1-1-0, 0-1-0 GNAC)
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Suffolk outshot Albertus Magnus, 16-14, and took more corners, 7-5.
- The Falcons held the edge in shots on goal, 9-3.
- Junior Lexie Fenn (Oakville, Conn.) played a key role in the Falcons' win as she turned aside three shots to earn her first shutout win of the year.
- Rams' keeper Weiker made five saves in the setback.
- Montano's goal at the 73rd minute was her 10th career goal.
- Piccirillo set a new career-high in assists with three.
- Loughman's goal in the beginning of the second was her sixth career goal.
- Cass's goal was her first collegiate goal.
Albertus Magnus returns to action next week against Lasell and Mount Ida. Suffolk heads back out on the road as the Rams travel to Lesley Thursday, Sept. 14 for an 8 p.m. tilt.