Spartans Drop Season Finale at NJIT

Spartans Drop Season Finale at NJIT

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Hillside, N.J. – Carly Berdan's goal in the 68th minute gave the NJIT Highlanders a 1-0 win over USC Upstate in ASUN Conference women's soccer action on Saturday at Kean University East Campus.

NJIT improves to 9-8-0 overall and 2-5-0 in the ASUN Conference while Upstate concludes the season at 6-10-1 and 1-5-1.

Stats of the Match

  • Upstate outshot NJIT 21-11 and held a 6-4 edge in shots on goal.
  • Abbie Ellis led the Spartans with six shots. Emma Honis took four shots while Emelie Valenciano took three shots.  
  • Berdan led the Highlanders with five shots.
  • Brooke Bailey made three saves for Upstate.
  • Karen David made five saves for NJIT.
  • Upstate attempted seven corner kicks compared to two by NJIT.

NJIT Goals

  • Briana Hackos beat a defender and fed a pass to Berdan inside the box, who finished for her third goal of the season in the 68th minute.  (NJIT 1, USC Upstate 0)

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