Piccoli Nets Two As No. 9 Women's Soccer Downs Fredonia, 3-0

FREDONIA, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo sophomore forward Domenica Piccoli scored twice as the Knights earned a 3-0 victory over State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) foe Fredonia on Saturday afternoon. 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Piccoli struck in the 18th minute of play, her second goal in as many games, to give the Knights a 1-0 lead.
  • In the 31st, junior midfielder Catherine Cunningham earned an assist as she found Piccoli for her second goal of the game. 
  • Minutes later, Geneseo earned a foul in the box and senior forward Audrey Reid stepped up and finished the ensuing penalty kick, extending the lead to 3-0. 
  • Junior goalkeeper Emily Janiszewski was tested just once, making the save to earn her fifth shutout of the season.

QUICK FACTS

  • Piccoli registered her first career multi-goal game, tying Reid for the team lead in goals (5).
  • Janiszewski recorded her fifth clean sheet of the season and the 23rd of her career, moving her into third in Geneseo history in the category.
  • The Knights (7-0-1) are undefeated through eight games, marking their best start since 2014 when they began the season 6-0-1. 

WHAT'S NEXT

Geneseo will host Oneonta on Friday (Sept. 29) in another SUNYAC match.