ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) women's soccer team (5-7-1) dropped a nonconference road affair on Monday night to the Molloy Lions (5-7-1) in Rockville Centre, N.Y. from RVC Sports Complex by a final of 4-2.
Jefferson scored two late goals in the 83rd and 84th minutes to cut the Molloy advantage in half at 4-2 but could not complete the late comeback.
Molloy led early in the contest after scoring in the 8th and 13th minute to grab the quick 2-0 lead.
The Lions added a goal in the 31st minute to take a 3-0 edge into halftime.
Molloy then extended its lead to 4-0 in the 69th minute before Jefferson added its two scores to get within two at 4-2.
Molloy led shots, 20-3, in the affair as well as shots on goal, 12-3, and corners, 10-3.
Jefferson Women's Soccer returns home to host Chestnut Hill in a CACC battle on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 3 p.m. from Ravenhill Field.