Wildcats Fall to Eckerd, 1-0

Wildcats Fall to Eckerd, 1-0

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Sept. 1, 2018)
– The Johnson & Wales women's soccer team (2-1) suffered its first defeat of the season with a 1-0 loss at Eckerd College on Saturday.

An early goal in the ninth minute by the Tritons (2-0) proved to be the only score of the contest in what was a defensive battle as neither team could build any offensive momentum.

JWU totaled three shots in the game by three different Wildcats. Senior Audrey Gant notched the team's lone shot on frame as JWU was shutout for the first time in 2018.

Eckerd held a 9-3 edge in shots as well as a 4-0 advantage in corner kicks.

Freshman Kellie Fitzpatrick suffered the loss, making three saves in 45 minutes of action.

The Wildcats will return home to host Glenville State on Friday, September 7. Game time is set for 3:00 p.m.