Devil Women Remain Unbeaten With 2-1 Win at Wilkes
(Wilkes-Barre, Pa.) –The Dickinson women's soccer team improved to 4-0 on the season, winning on the road at Wilkes University on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils scored once in each half, posting a 2-1 decision.
Junior Rosalin Savoie (Wilton, Conn./Wilton) turned in another strong performance on the front line for the Red Devils. She put Dickinson on the board in the 26th minute, receiving a pass from sophomore Cate Maugle (Glenmoore, Pa./Owen J. Roberts) and beating the goaltender inside the right post.
Senior Marissa Kunkle (Perkasie, Pa./Pennridge) gave the Devils a 2-0 lead on a corner kick, early in the second half. Kunkle collected a rebound on a save off the foot of Maugle, just 37 seconds into the second period.
Wilkes answered in the 74th minute as Priscilla Bonilla placed a shot inside the left post with an assist from Kate Cocchi.
Wilkes (3-1) held a slim edge in shots, 12-11, and forced six corners while allowing just three. The Devils were on target more often, however, forcing Kate Mahoney to make six saves as they handed the Colonels their first loss of the season.
Senior Annie Weichert (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) made a pair of saves, turning in a strong performance behind solid defensive play as the Devils remain undefeated on the year.
The Red Devils (4-0) return home to face York College on Wednesday. That game will be played at Biddle Stadium at 4:30 pm.