Newark, Delaware (09/17/22) The Dominican University New York women’s soccer team earned a conference victory over the Wilmington University Wildcats by a score of 2-1.
The Lady Chargers win their second straight game and improve to 4-2-1 (2-1 CACC) this season. The Wildcats fall to 2-4 (1-1-1 CACC).
Stella Paton (Edinburgh, Scotland) picked up the win in net for Dominican and made five saves in total. Wilmington goalkeeper Mio Nakajima suffered the loss and made eight saves.
The Wildcats took a 1-0 lead when Samantha Emmi scored with less than a minute left in the first half. Hannah Osborne assisted on the goal.
The Lady Chargers came from behind and scored twice in the second half. Danai Chimedza (Atlanta, Ga.) tied the game at 55:36. Kaitlyn Zeeb (Piscataway, NJ) gave the lead to Dominican at 72:51 which would become the match winner.
Isabelle Wysocki (Rahway, NJ) had an assist on both goals while Sabine Sorensen (Ballerup, Denmark) also added an assist on the second goal.
paton shut down the Wildcats in the second half and made three saves.
The Dominicans will be back in action on Wednesday, September 21 when they return home to host the University of Bridgeport Purple Knights at 2:00 p.m.