November 17, 2012
FINISHING ON A HIGH NOTE
CCNY women blank Yeshiva, 5-0
WEST HARRISON, N.Y. – In her final game of her two-year career for the City College of New York women, Dzindzi Asamoah-Wade collected two goals and one assist en route to a 5-0 win over Yeshiva University at Silver Lake Park on Thursday night.
The ended the season with a 16-5 record, the best record in CCNY history and while Yeshiva dropped to 1-11.
This year’s team shattered numerous records including wins, shutouts (14), goals (69) and assists (54) as seniors Tabitha Azor, Angelica Lopez, Frances Tapia and Wade completed their careers.
Wade set a season record with 22 goals. The City University of New York Athletic Conference player of the Year became the first player in CCNY women’s history to reach double digits in goals and assists with 22 and 10, respectively.
Junior Jessica Salas added two goals while Azor registered her eighth goal of the year. Junior and second team CUNYAC all-star Paola Ramos added two assists to finish with a team season record 13 assists.
Goalkeeper and second-team CUNYAC all-star Nicole Carroll posted four saves in her 14th shutout and 16th victory of the season, also school records.The defense, highlighted by CUNYAC first team all-star Heather Ruger, junior Lindsay De La Rosa and Lopez, and Carroll allowed 23 goals.