(Aurora, N.Y.)─ The Penn St. Berks Nittany Lions (1-2, 1-0 NEAC) jumped out to a 4-1 lead after the first half and never looked back finishing with an 8-1 victory over the Wells College Express in North Eastern Athletic Conference women's soccer action Saturday afternoon in Aurora. Alyssa Scheidt (Reading, Pa./Exeter) finished with four goals, while Taylor Kreider (Willow Street, Pa./Solanco) added three goals of her own to lead Berks. Juli Vibbard (Burlington Flats, N.Y./Edmeston) scored the lone goal for the Express, who fell to 0-3 (0-1 NEAC).
The Nittany Lions scored three goals in a seven minute span to open up a 3-0 lead to begin the first half. The Express showed a glimmer of hope as Julie Vibbard sent a perfectly placed shot from 23 yards out over the outstretched hands of Berks' goalie Cassidy Dawson (Reading, Pa./Governor Mifflin) to trim the lead to 3-1 with 18 minutes to play in the half. Scheidt answered for the Nittany Lions, scoring seven minutes later as the Nittany Lions held a 4-1 advantage heading into halftime.
The Nittany Lions continued to pour things on in the second half scoring four straight unanswered goals en route to a decisive 8-1 victory.
The Express will look to rebound tomorrow against NEAC opponent Penn. St. Abington at 12:00 pm at Wells in Aurora.
October 30, 2010 LATE GOAL SINKS EXPRESS
October 27, 2010 SECOND HALF GOALS SINK EXPRESS
October 23, 2010 WELLS FALLS TO KEUKA IN OVERTIME
October 16, 2010 WELLS ROLLS TO SHUTOUT VICTORY
October 13, 2010 WOMEN'S SOCCER STUMBLES AT ST. JOHN FISHER
October 9, 2010 EXPRESS SUFFER ROAD LOSS AT SUNYIT
October 2, 2010 WOMEN'S SOCCER SLOWS DOWN MUSTANGS
September 26, 2010 WELLS WOMEN’S SOCCER LOSES AT PENN. ST. HARRISBURG
September 25, 2010 FURMAN AND PLOOF SCORE IN LOSS TO GALLAUDET
September 21, 2010 D'YOUVILLE ROLLS TO 4-1 VICTORY OVER WELLS
September 18, 2010 BAY PATH HOLDS ON FOR VICTORY OVER EXPRESS
September 16, 2010 PITT.-BRADFORD DEFEATS WOMEN’S SOCCER
September 12, 2010 EXPRESS TOP ABINGTON 2-1
September 11, 2010 NITTANY LIONS TAKE BITE OUT EXPRESS
September 7, 2010 WELLS WOMENS SOCCER FALLS TO POTSDAM
September 1, 2010 WELLS WOMEN’S SOCCER FALLS IN SEASON OPENER