Backed by goals from senior Hannah Racis and freshman Aleksa Peev and a shutout performance from goalkeeper Grace Bendon, the Saint Joseph's women's soccer team blanked Lehigh, 2-0, on Sunday at Sweeney Field.
Saint Joseph's sophomore Morgan Bower scored with 10 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the Hawks' women's soccer team to a 2-1 victory in its season opener at Temple on Friday.
ESPN's new streaming platform, ESPN+ will be the new home for the majority of Atlantic 10 Conference live digital events, including Saint Joseph's women's soccer. The platform replaces events that were previously on the A-10 Network.
Entering her 18th season as head coach of the women's soccer program, Jess Mannella sat down to preview this year's team and talk about expectations, the roster and this year's schedule.
The Saint Joseph's women's soccer team opens its 2018 season this weekend with a match at Temple on Friday at 6 p.m., followed by the Hawks' home opener against Lehigh on Sunday at 1 p.m.
The Saint Joseph's women's soccer team has been picked to finish sixth in the Atlantic 10 by a vote of the league's coaches, while seniors Paige Bergman and Dakota Mills were named to the Preseason All-Conference Team.