Williams, Ranked 12th in Division III, Muscles Past Wesleyan in the Season Opener for Both, 3-1
Hailey Sarage '09 (#1, photo, courtesy of Scott Porter) put home this penalty stroke with 9:18 left in the second half but it wasn't enough as Williams left Middletown Sat., Sept. 8 with a 3-1 victory under its belt. The next contest for the Cardinals will be on the road at Trinity Sat., Sept. 15. Williams built up a 3-0 lead with 14 minutes remaining in the contest while enjoying a substantial territorial advantage, resulting in a 21-7 edge in shots. Goalie Breen McDonald '10 played well in the net for Wesleyan, stopping 14 shots on the afternoon. Williams came into the contest ranked 12th in the preseason NFHCA Division III poll.