Washington , DC (9/28/08) – Coming off their 1-0 victory over No. 14 TCNJ on Saturday, the Montclair State women's soccer team extended its winning streak to three as Symone Seldon( Trenton, NJ / Ewing) and Natalia Sisti ( Lincoln Park, NJ / DePaul) each scored in the final 11 minutes for a 2-1 victory over Catholic University on Sunday.
The Red Hawks improved to 6-4 overall as they topped the Cardinals for the third time in six meetings (3-1-2).
Maggie McCarthy's ( Portsmouth, R.I./ Portsmouth Abbey) goal in the 16th minute seemed to be all the Cardinals needed until Seldon came off the bench for Montclair State and knotted the game in the 79th minute with her first career goal.
Six minutes later, Sisti scored the winning goal for Montclair State in the 85th minute off an assist from Liza Offreda (East Rutherford, NJ / Midland Park).
Defensively, Tere Rossi ( Annandale, Va./ Falls Church) made four saves on seven shots, while the offensive attack of the Cardinals forced MSU keeper Leah Tepperman ( North Andover, MA / North Andover) to make six saves on 14 shots.
CUA held the advantage in most of the statistical categories, including corner kicks (7-1) and shots (14-7).Montclair State returns to action on Wednesday, October 1 as they host Kean University at Sprague Field beginning at 7:00 pm.