#5 Nationally Ranked Women's Soccer Drops Season Opener to Tompkins Cortland C.C.
The NJCAA nationally ranked Holyoke Community College women's soccer team opened their season facing Tompkins Cortland Community College Saturday with a 2-0 loss at the 2013 Northeast Cup. Last week, the tough TC3 opened the season with a win over #10-ranked Anne Arundel Community College (Md.).
Nineteen minutes into the match the Panther's Mercedes Kendall (Union-Endicott H.S./Endicott) netted their first goal on a header from a corner kick served by Erica Faberzak (Cortland H.S./Cortland). Seven minutes later Tompkins Cortland CC's Shelby Goodrich (Minisink Valley H.S./Otisville) found the back of the net to score the games final goal.
The Cougars will face Herkimer Community College (N.J.) Sunday at noon to round out their road games this weekend.