Bermuda University & College Soccer Players Round-Up
Mia Fishel Celebrates Scoring
Mia Fishel and her No. 3 UCLA Women's Soccer teammates kept its shutout streak alive, winning its sixth consecutive game and fifth by shutout, 3-0 over visiting CSUN. UCLA got a pair of first-half goals from their top two scorers, Reilyn Turner and Fishel, and a third in the second half on a diving header from graduate student Olivia Athens.
LeiLanni Nesbeth and her top-ranked Florida State Women's Soccer teammates took down their second top-10 opponent of the season with a 2 - 1 win over No. 10 Auburn.
With the win, Florida State has now won seven straight true road games, the longest streak in program history. The win also ended Auburn’s nation-leading 11 game winning streak. FSU’s two goals were the most Auburn has allowed in 15 games.
Nia Christopher and her Towson University Women's Soccer teammates put together a valiant effort against No. 20 Pittsburgh, but fell to the Panthers 2-0 on the road.
Towson held Pittsburgh scoreless through the opening 64 minutes plus outshot the Panthers in the second half 13-9. Pitt broke through with a goal in the 65th minute and got insurance on a penalty kick score in minute 78 for the victory.
Zenawi Bowen, Stefan Simmons, Joshua Joseph & Shane Robinson
Zenawi Bowen, Stefan Simmons, Joshua Joseph, Shane Robinson, and their Thomas College Men's Soccer teammates earned their first conference victory of the season over Northern Vermont University-Lyndon, by a score of 8-0 extending their winning streak to three.
Bowen scored three impressive goals in thirteen minutes, he tipped a cross pass in the 28th minute, headed a corner kick in the 30th, and scored on a penalty kick at 34th minute.
Joseph started the second half and scored two goals in six minutes. Joseph beat the Lyndon goalkeeper with a brilliant move in the 52nd minute and a powerful kick form the top of the box in the 57th minute.
The Thomas College final goal of the match came off a nice cross from Robinson in the 82nd minute.