Women’s Soccer Win Streak Ends at 12

Jess Pegg (1) made a season-high 11 saves for Keuka College on Friday
Jess Pegg (1) made a season-high 11 saves for Keuka College on Friday

READING, Pa. — The Keuka College Women's Soccer team had their 12-game winning streak snapped on Friday, falling at Penn St.-Berks 4-0 in a North Eastern Athletic Conference game.

Jessica Pegg made a season-high 11 saves in goal for Keuka College (12-4, 9-1 NEAC).

Penn St.-Berks 4 vs. Keuka College 0

Penn St.-Berks controlled possession from the kick and held pressure against the Keuka College goal. The hosts struck first in the 22nd minute as they converted a free kick for the 1-0 lead. 14 minutes later, Penn St.-Berks doubled their lead. The Nittany Lions held a 13-1 advantage in shots in the half. Berks scored their third in the final minute of the first as they led 3-0 at halftime.

Keuka College was able to generate a pair of shots and received two corner kicks, but the Wolves were unable to get any attempt on goal. Penn St.-Berks added to their lead 5:10 into the second half and the Nittany Lions continued onto the 4-0 victory.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College falls to 6-12-2 all-time against Penn St.-Berks. The Wolves have not defeated the Nittany Lions since the 2010 season
  • The 12-game winning streak for Keuka was the longest in a single season in program history
  • The loss also snapped Keuka's run of unbeaten play in the North Eastern Athletic Conference. The stretch ran 22 games, dating back to when Keuka last traveled to Penn St.-Berks in 2017
  • The Nittany Lions outshot the Wolves 23-3 and held a 14-2 advantage in corner kicks

Up Next for Keuka College: The Green and Gold will now focus on securing a first round bye in the upcoming North Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament. The Wolves will conclude the regular season on Saturday as they face the Penn College Wildcats.