NEW LONDON, Conn.--Katie Palano (Wakefield, Mass.) netted a pair of second half goals 3:03 apart to lead the visiting Colby College women´s soccer team (6-6-1, 2-5-1) to a 2-0 victory at Connecticut College (4-9, 0-8) Saturday.
Junior net-minder Loni Pisani (Kanata, Canada) collected seven of her 11 saves in the second half action for the visitors. Amy Lowitt (Baltimore, Md.) had six saves in the loss for the Camels. Connecticut College out-shot Colby 16-to-9 in the game.
Palano put the Mules on top for good in the 69th minute of action when she buried a header on a corner from Kate Pistel (Amherst, Mass.). Su-Lin Del Guercio (Parsippany, N.J.) set up the second goal when she chipped the ball ahead to Palano for a goal on a direct kick.
Tori Frank (Fall River, Mass.) and Brigi Palatino (Ludlow, Mass.) had three shots each for the Camels in the setback.
Connecticut College will host Wesleyan University Friday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. in New London.
October 24, 2009