Women's Soccer - Wed, Oct. 13, 2004
CHICAGO - Junior midfielder and co-captain Jen Belmonte (Darien, Ill./Hinsdale South) scored a goal and recorded an assist to help lead the Saint Xavier University women's soccer team to a 3-0 victory over Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) foe University of St. Francis (Ill.) at SXU stadium Wednesday in Chicago. With the win, the Cougars improve to 11-5-1 overall and 4-3-1 in the CCAC.
Saint Xavier got all three of its goals in the first 25 minutes of play with the first coming off a header from sophomore forward Angie Holmes (Shorewood, Ill./Providence Catholic) following an assist from freshman midfielder Aleksandra Sudar (Omaha, Neb./Omaha Bryan) in just the third minute of the game. Freshman forward Lissa Coby (Lake Villa, Ill./Grant Community) scored SXU's second goal of the day with 37:18 left in the first half off a Belmonte assist.
Belmonte and Coby hooked up again with 21:33 remaining in the half, but this time Belmonte recorded the goal and Coby earned the assist. Senior Judy Kazlauskas (Santa Ana, Calif./Fountain Valley) got the starting nod as goalkeeper for the Cougars and finished with 10 saves en route to the shutout victory.
Saint Xavier hosts Calumet College of St. Joseph (Ind.) for a conference match-up on Tuesday, October 19, at SXU stadium in Chicago. Game time is set for 2:30 p.m.