Wolves Fall at University of Rochester

Wolves Fall at University of Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The Keuka College Women's Soccer team lost to the University of Rochester 4-0 on Wednesday night.

Keuka College (0-3) got seven saves in goal from sophomore keeper Jessica Pegg.

University of Rochester 4 vs. Keuka College 0

The host Yellowjackets took the early 1-0 lead over the Wolves with a goal in the seventh minute. Minutes later, Pegg was called upon for a difficult save, pushing the ball wide of frame. At the other end of the field a minute later, Emily McGuigan let a shot go from the top of the box, but was saved. Rochester added a goal midway through the first, but the Wolves continued to attack. McGuigan snuck behind the Rochester defense and was alone with the keeper. The Rochester keeper made a fingertip save to preserve the shutout as Rochester led 2-0 at the half.

The University of Rochester added to their lead with a pair of goals in the first five minutes of the second half. They would out-shoot Keuka 11-0 in the frame. Jessica Pegg continued to play well for the Wolves as she had four saves in the half. The Yellowjackets would go on to defeat Keuka 4-0.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College is now 0-6 all-time against the University of Rochester
  • The Wolves only committed two fouls the entire game
  • Rochester held a 16-5 advantage in shots and an 8-3 edge in corner kicks
  • Seven save by Jessica Pegg is a season-high

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves enter a 10-day break in their schedule. The Green and Gold will return to play on Saturday, September 14 with their North Eastern Athletic Conference opener at SUNY Cobleskill.