|St. Joseph's College||Norwich University|
Saint Joseph’s and Norwich Duel to 1-1 Deadlock
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – The Norwich University women’s soccer team rallied in the second half to salvage a 1-1 tie against the third-place Saint Joseph’s College Monks on Saturday afternoon.
Junior Ashley Carvalho (Pinellas Park, Fla.) scored on a well-placed free kick from 25 yards out that beat Saint Joseph’s goalkeeper Brooke Troup over her head as she was battling the sun to knot the score at 1-1. The goal came in the 66th minute and was Carvalho’s second tally of the season.
Saint Joseph’s (8-5-3, 5-1-3 GNAC) opened the scoring in the 29th minute with Desiree Parent scoring from the top of the 18 with a shot that bounced off the right post and into the back of the net for her second goal of the season.
NU senior goalkeeper Holly Lutz (Hamburg, N.J.) turned in one of the best performances of her Cadet career, stopping 14 of 15 shots to secure the tie in her final game on Sabine Field. Troup made three saves for Saint Joseph’s.
Saint Joseph’s outshot 38-7, including 11-0 in the two overtimes sessions.