PITTSBURGH – The Carlow University women’s soccer team
opened its 2016 season against Davenport University on Wednesday, August 24.
The Panthers (1-0/0-0), the 2012 and 2013 Wolverine-Hoosier
Athletic Conference champions, took a 4-0 lead in the first half and cruised to
a 5-0 victory, at Highmark Stadium.
Shameeka Fishley (SR/Leeds, England) gave Davenport the
early lead with a goal on a corner kick by Juli Knapp (SO/Akron, OH) in the eighth
minute. Just two minutes later, Cassandra Bosworth (FR/Walker, MI) added a
The Panthers netted another pair in the final five minutes
of the first half, when Sabrina Stone (FR/St. Elizabeth, Jamaica) and Halie
Farrell (FR/Holland/MI) each scored.
Katherine Steiner (SO/Ada,MI) scored the final goal.
The Celtics (0-1/0-0) host the University of Maine at Fort
Kent in their first USCAA contest of the season Friday, Sept. 2, at 7pm.