ARLINGTON, VA – The Pride women’s soccer team got their first victory of the season on Saturday afternoon. Greensboro (1-1) defeated Marymount (0-1-1) by a final score of 2-0 for their first shutout of the year.
Three minutes later Alba got her second assist of the game, when she played a streaking Melanie Raton down the left side of the field for the second goal of the game, winning 2-0.
Marymount had 14 shots on the day, with Jessica Thatcher making seven saves for the shutout in goal. The Pride had 12 shots led by Alba, Gibson, and Raton with three apiece.
Greensboro women’s soccer team will make their home debut on Saturday, September 6 when they take on Washington & Lee. The kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on Pride Field.