Bears Win Third Straight on Retz Goal

Rachel Boohar
Rachel Boohar

NEWPORTS, R.I. – Coast Guard won their third straight game as they topped host Salve Regina 1-0 in non-conference action Tuesday evening.

With the win the Bears improve to 3-1 on the year while the Seahawks drop their second straight and fall to 0-4-1.

Freshman Kat Retz scored her team leading second goal of the year while classmate Kylee Ballard had the assist for her first collegiate point.

Retz scored the lone marker of the game in the 15th minute as she sent home the corner kick from Ballard which proved to be the game winner.

Junior Rachel Boohar (3-1) made a season high 11 saves on 11 shots on goal for her first solo shutout of the season. Boohar has not allowed a goal since the season opener.

Junior Carly Pala (0-4-1) allowed one goal on eight shots on goal making seven saves.

The Bears are back in action on Saturday, September 16th, when they jump into NEWMAC play with a road game against the Springfield Pride. Opening kickoff is 2:30.