Women’s Soccer Match at Boston University Ends in 1-1 Draw
|Boston University (8-3-2)||1||0||0||0||1|
|1st - 12:00||McGoldrick, Megan (Boston University)|
|1st - 27:18||Purce, Margaret (Harvard)|
Margaret Purce - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#16, #17 - 2)
Sv: Lizzie Durack - 2
McGoldrick, Megan - 1
Sh: Clemens, Madison - 4
Sv: Green, Andrea - 1
|TEAM STATISTICS||Harvard||Boston University|
|Shots (on goal)||6 (2)||13 (4)|
BOSTON, Mass. – Behind a first-half goal from freshman Margaret Purce, Harvard women's soccer knotted Boston University, 1-1, Tuesday night at Nickerson Field.
The Crimson (6-3-2) is unbeaten over its last eight contests. It marked Purce's team-leading seventh goal of the season. Harvard was able to fight off 13 BU shots, while the Crimson took six shots.
The Terriers (8-3-2) struck first in the 13th minute, as Megan McGoldrick struck a one timer from the middle of the box.
Purce answered 15 minutes later, beating a BU defender down the left side. The rookie pushed a shot past keeper Andrea Green to even the ledger.
Harvard returns to Ivy League play at Cornell. Kickoff is set for Saturday, Oct. 12 at 1 p.m.