BRADFORD, Pa. -- The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford women's soccer team pulled off a thrilling comeback win over La Roche in an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference matchup at the Kessel Athletic Complex Saturday.
"We came to work in the second half," Head Coach Melissa Lincoln said. "We needed to come back and we did. We needed this win and we got it. It was a very enjoyable second half to watch."
The Panthers (3-8-1, 2-2-1 AMCC) scored three goals in the final 20 minutes to avenge an early 2-0 La Roche (2-9, 0-5) lead and win 3-2.
Pitt-Bradford held off La Roche the rest of the way to secure its second AMCC victory and remain in the conference playoff picture.
The two teams battled for 40 scoreless minutes until La Roche struck first on a breakaway.
The Redhawks would go onto take the 1-0 lead into halftime.
10 minutes into the second half, La Roche scored its second goal.
It would be its last.
Shade later tied the game on a penalty kick two minutes later.
The score remained tied for nine more minutes until Adams' heroics.
Emily Bethel played all 90 minutes in goal for the Panthers and made five saves.
The Panthers' outshot the Redhawks, 17-14, putting eight on goal.
Up next, the Panthers will hit the road Tuesday to take on Penn State-Behrend.