2nd Half Surge Sends TCNJ Past Kean, 7-1

2nd Half Surge Sends TCNJ Past Kean, 7-1

Ewing, N.J. (10/23/07) - The College of New Jersey fired 24 shots on their way to defeating the Cougars, 7-1, Tuesday evening in New Jersey Athletic Conference action.

With the win the Lions improve to 13-2 overall and 4-0 in the NJAC.  With the loss the Cougars fall to 9-5 and 2-3 in conference play.

TCNJ got on the board in the 20th minute as Jackie Gelinas scored her first goal of the season.  The score would remain 1-0 heading into halftime before the Lions put the game out of reach tallying six goals in the second half.

Kean got their lone goal of the match at the 61 minute mark as sophomore Julie Bachovchin (Piscataway, N.J.) scored off a pass from freshman Brandee Brown (South Plainfield, N.J.).

Sophomore Jenni Barry (Berkeley Heights, N.J.) recorded 5 saves in goal for Kean in the loss.

The Cougars return home to take on Elmira College in non-conference action on Saturday, October 27th at 6 p.m.