Women’s Soccer Meets Long Island in SJCNY Clash

Women’s Soccer Meets Long Island in SJCNY Clash

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — St. Joseph's College (Long Island) scored three-first half goals and handed the St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) women's soccer team a 4-0 setback on Thursday afternoon at Aviator Field

The Basics

  • Final Score: SJC Long Island 4, SJC Brooklyn 0
  • Records: SJC Long Island (4-7-1), St. Joseph's (1-8)
  • Location: Brooklyn, N.Y. – Aviator Sports and Events Center

How It Happened

  • The Bears sibling rivals needed just 2:22 to get on the board when Mackenzie Nyitray scored her third of the season putting in a loose back in the box.
  • The Golden Eagles kept the pressure on the Bears who were on their heels for most of the game, but two quick goals by Christina Gagliardi in the 20th and 22nd minutes gave a 3-0 separation at the half.
  • Brooklyn defended well for most of the second stanza and kept the frame scoreless until just Katelyn Jones put back a rebound with just under 10 minutes in regulation.

Post-Game Tweet - Head Coach Gary Lawson



For the Bears

The Bear Facts

  • Long Island has won all four meetings in the all-time series. 

Next up for St. Joseph's

The Bears have a day off before returning to action on Saturday, October 8th hosting Purchase College at St. John's University. Kick-off is slated for 2 p.m. with live stats and video on SJCBears.com