Pitt-Bradford Heads To Hilbert Riding Five-Game Win Streak

Photo by Erika Helo
Photo by Erika Helo

BRADFORD, Pa. -- The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford women's soccer team will ride a five-game winning streak into Hilbert Wednesday for an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference match.

Pitt-Bradford is coming off a 3-1 win at Pitt-Greenburg, its fifth-straight victory and second AMCC win.

The five-game winning streak is the longest active winning streak in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference and is the longest the program has seen since the 2015 team won seven straight.

With a 2-0 record, the Panthers join the 3-0 Penn State-Behrend as the lone teams in the AMCC still undefeated in conference play.

The Panthers have outscored their opponents 12-3 during their win streak.

Kaitlyn Williams scored two goals in the Panthers' win at Pitt-Greensburg for her second-career multi-goal game.

Williams leads the Panthers with five goals, all coming in the team's last four games. Williams also has the third-most assists in the conference with four and leads the team with 14 points.

Abby Celesky and Meghan Stuck have three goals apiece for the Panthers, while Courtney Shade has scored two.

Julie BartonGrace Dadzaa and Meghan Thomas have scored a goal apiece this season.

Three-time AMCC Defensive Player of the Week Sarah Dailey has played all 1,000 minutes in goal this season. 

Dailey holds the third-best goals against average in the AMCC with 1.26 per game and she has the fourth-best save percentage in the conference at .837.

Action at Hilbert will begin around 4:15 p.m. as part of a doubleheader with the men's team playing before.

About Hilbert:

  • The Hilbert Hawks welcome the Panthers with a 1-7-1 overall record and a 1-2 mark in AMCC play.
  • Most recently, the Hawks fell to Penn State-Altoona, 2-1 (Sept. 30), after defeating Medaille, 1-0 (Sept. 26).
  • The Hawks' keeper Jenna Castricone leads the AMCC in both save percentage and total saves, stopping 89.5 percent of all shots on goal, 96 total.
  • Four different Hawks make up the team's four total goals: Brittany Profetta, Emily Gawlak, Josephine Ban and Gina Mallone have score a goal apiece.