Bridgeport, Conn.-A goal by Mercy's Haley Noble with just 5:36 remaining in regulation lifted the visiting Mercy College Mavericks to a 1-0 East Coast Conference win over the host University of Bridgeport Purple Knights in the Park City on Wednesday evening. With the win, Mercy is now 9-1-0 overall and 3-0-0 in the ECC. UB is now 4-5-2 overall and 2-1-1 in conference play.
Bridgeport junior goalkeeper Jennifer Wendelius (Lidingo, Sweden) took the loss in net but kept her team in the match making a total of seven saves, as Mercy outshot Bridgeport, 19-8, on the night.
Up next, the UB women's soccer team will host Holy Family University in non-conference play this Saturday at 12 noon for a Homecoming matinee.