Nov. 2, 2008
FAIRFIELD, CT - Sophomore Leigh Dogmanits (Walnutport, PA) scored the tying goal in the 83rd minute, while sophomore keeper Meghan Reichelt (Selden, NY) made four saves to help the Pioneer women's soccer team to a 1-1 tie against Saint Francis (PA) in the final game of the season.
The Pioneers finish the season 2-14-4 overall and 1-6-2 in the Northeast Conference. The tie, coupled with an FDU win over Robert Morris, knocked Saint Francis from a spot in the NEC tournament.
The Red Flash, 7-6-6 and 4-3-2, scored first when Jennilee Morrison scored off a Rachel Seibert corner 34:50 in. The Pioneers outshot Saint Francis 11-3 in the first half but couldn't get one past goalie Jessica Boyer.
The Pioneer goal came at 82:12 on a cross from the left side by freshman Samantha Kee that Dogmanits redirected into the net. It was the seventh goal of the season for Dogmanits.
SHU outshot the Red Flash 19-9.