Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
SMALL COLLEGES: West Florida and Seattle Pacific reach D2 women's final
December 5th, 2008 9:15AM

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

West Florida and Seattle Pacific advanced to Saturday's final (TV: CBS College Sports, live, 3:30 p.m. ET) in the NCAA Division II Women's Tournament with convincing wins Thursday at Tampa's Pepin Stadium.

UWF received goals from Jodi Galucci, Dernelle Mascall, Jordan Stone and Jamaican transfer Shaneka Gordon with a 4-0 win over St. Rose and improved to 24-0-1 on the season.

"Coming into the game we didn't know what to expect," said Argos coach Joe Bartlinski.  "Early in the match, we wanted to see what they were going to do.  We had to work hard for all of our goals; they didn't give us anything."

Sophomore forward Amanda Johnson scored two goals and assisted on the third to send Seattle Pacific into the final with a 3-1 semifinal victory over Metro State.

"This is how it should go. This is our third time here in four years, we should come out confident," SPU coach Chuck Sekyra said. "We knew what to expect. I've got a very intelligent team and they've learned that you have to get after it from the first minute."

SEMIFINALS
Dec. 4 in Tampa
Seattle Pacific 3 (Johnson 2, 56, Charette 59) Metro State 1 (Thomas 55).
West Florida 4 (Galucci 22, Mascall 60, Stone 70, Shaneka Gordon 77) St. Rose 0.
FINAL
Dec. 6 in Tampa
West Florida (25-0-1) vs. Seattle Pacific (21-1-2)



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent College Soccer Reporter
Soccer America Men's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] Mason Robertson's fourth goal of the season gave No. 6 Washington a 1-0 win ...
College soccer on the air    
[2014 SCHEDULE] No. 1 North Carolina is in men's action on Tuesday at William & Mary. ...
An added touch to Bajza's volley from distance    
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] It's one thing to score on a volley after trapping the ball with ...
Sarkisian scores early and late to end Badgers' run    
[MICHIGAN-WISCONSIN: Women] Florida State transfer Ani Sarkisian scored with one second left in regulation to give ...
Bears complete sweep of Broncos    
[CALIFORNIA-SANTA CLARA: Women] A goal by Grace Leer in the sixth minute stood up for No. ...
Hoyas' chances go begging in draw    
[GEORGETOWN-UC IRVINE: Men] No. 7 Georgetown went to overtime for the fourth time in six games ...
No. 4 Cardinal extends shutout streak with OT win    
[STANFORD-FLORIDA: Women] A penalty kick by Lo'eau LaBonta less than three minutes into the first overtime ...
Soccer America Women's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] Sophomore Murielle Tiernan scored the first two goals and added an assist on Ashley ...
Soccer America Men's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] In a match whose start was delayed 30 minutes by bad weather, Saint Louis ...
Wildcats stun No. 1 Irish with last-minute goal    
[NOTRE DAME-KENTUCKY: Men] Swedish freshman Stefan Stojkovic scored with 25 seconds remaining in regulation to give ...
>> College Soccer Reporter Archives