Women's soccer tips NJIT for third straight win
Sep 1, 2013
Stony Brook, N.Y. - The Stony Brook women's soccer team (3-0-1) won its third straight game on Sunday with a 2-1 victory over NJIT at LaValle Stadium. Freshman Maxie New (Clayton, N.J.) scored the game-winner in the 73rd minute, while senior Larissa Nysch (Dresher, Pa.) added a goal and an assist.
Coach Sue Ryan's Reaction
"Give credit to NJIT, they had a good game plan today and they executed well. Sometimes you have to find a way to win, whether its pretty or ugly, like it was at times today. Maxie New scored a big goal for us and really showcased her power and finesse. That's what makes her so good."
• Nysch put the Seawolves on the board first at the 15:59 mark of the first half. Taking a long pass from junior Shannon Grogan (Eastampton, N.J.), Nysch outraced a defender and powered a shot under the crossbar from the left side of the box to make it 1-0.
The Numbers Game
• Stony Brook held an 18-6 advantage in shots, including a 13-0 margin in the first half.
News & Notes
• With her goal Sunday, Nysch now has 15 career goals as a Seawolf. This ties her with Colleen McKenna for 10th all time in career goals at Stony Brook.
The Seawolves will put their four-game unbeaten streak on the line when they travel to Yale on Friday for a 7 p.m. contest.