Women’s Soccer Wins Big 7-0 vs. Post

Nicole Van Bourgondien
Nicole Van Bourgondien

Philadelphia, PA- The Philadelphia University women's soccer team (4-3-3, 4-1 CACC) scored a team-high seven goals in ousting the Post University Eagles (0-11, 0-5 CACC) 7-0 on Saturday afternoon at Ravenhill Field at PhilaU's Homecoming 2010.

Two freshmen, forward Janine Cascio and midfielder Nicole Van Bourgondien led the squad with two goals apiece. 

PhilaU got their first goal from Cascio at 16:39, assisted by sophomore midfielder Maura Kasierski off a direct kick.

The Rams added another point at 27:59 from junior forward Gabrielle Haden who found the net and then Van Bourgondien knocked in her first collegiate goal at 36:48 to carry a 3-0 lead into halftime.

In the second half, PhilaU sophomore midfielder Jessica Stec waited just 29 seconds to add to the Ram's advantage, then at 46:36 Van Bourgondien tallied another goal to put the home squad up 5-0. 

Cascio scored her second goal in the 70th minute, followed by senior midfielder Natalie Vespe- who knocked in the Ram's final goal to make it official at 7-0. 

PhilaU sophomore keeper Kelli Kowalewski played 45 minutes for the Rams, while junior goalie Rebecca Della Peruta came in for the second half.

The Rams return to action at home on Thursday (10/7) at 4:30 p.m. vs. Chestnut Hill College.