Women's Soccer Fights Harvard To A Close Match, But Falls, 1-0

Women's Soccer Fights Harvard To A Close Match, But Falls, 1-0

Sept. 28, 2002

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Harvard Crimson (3-3-0, 1-0-0) scored the only goal of the contest in the 71st minute of action, en route to a 1-0 victory over Brown (3-3-2, 0-1-1) in an Ivy League women's soccer contest at Brown's Stevenson Field Saturday evening.

After nearly 71 minutes of scoreless action, senior Beth Totman scored what proved to be the game-winner for Harvard off a corner kick.

Both teams had several opportunities throughout the game with Brown's best chance coming in the final 10 minutes when the Bears fired off three consecutive shots, but could not find the back of the net.

For Brown, senior captain Caitlin Carey (Boxford, MA) led the Bears with two shots, while junior Sarah Gervais (Harrisville, RI) made nine saves in 90 minutes of action.

The Bears continue action on Wednesday, October 2, when they face Dartmouth in a 7:00 p.m. Ivy League contest at Singer Park in Manchester, NH.

September 28, 2002
Providence, RI * 7:00 p.m.

Harvard 1, Brown 0
Harvard University Crimson (3-3, 1-0) 0 1 -- 1
Brown University Bears (3-3-2, 0-1-1) 0 0 -- 0

Scoring: H, Beth Totman (Katie Westfall) 70:46
Saves: H,Katie Shields(45:00)0, Maya Augustdottir(45:00)2;
B, Sarah Gervais 9.

Shots: Harvard 19, Brown 6
Saves: Harvard 2, Brown 9
Corner Kicks: Harvard 11, Brown 3
Fouls: Harvard 15, Brown 13
Cautions/Ejections: none