FDU-Florham Defeats Women's Soccer, 2-1

Women's Soccer Defeated by FDU-Florham, 2-1

MADISON, N.J. (9/16/09) - College at Florham junior forward Brittany Kanickij (Hamilton, N.J) scored twice in an 82 second span in the second half to lift the host Devils to a 2-1 victory over Kean University in non-conference action on Wednesday evening.

Sophomore Danielle Esposito (Holmdel, N.J.) netted the lone goal for the Cougars (2-2-2), who had their four-game non-losing streak snapped. 

The Cougars took at 1-0 lead in the 21st minutes, when Esposito scored off the assist from rookie Carly Seidel (Winslow Twp., N.J.) (pictured right).

Kean maintained the lead into the second half, until Kanickij knotted the game at the 61:32 mark.  Just 1:22 later, she scored the game-winner off the assist from junior forward Lora Fink (Hamilton Square, N.J.) and rookie Ashley Vieira (Red Bank, N.J.).

For the Cougars, junior goalkeeper Leandra Russo (Galloway, N.J.) made three saves 

Kean opens New Jersey Athletic Conference action on Saturday, September 19, when the Cougars host The College of New Jersey at 7 p.m.