Dallas, Pa. - The Franklin College women's soccer team suffered its second consecutive loss at the Misericordia Invitational, dropping a 4-2 contest to Rochester Institute of Technology on Sunday.
RIT (2-1-1) scored three first-half goals and added a penalty kick tally in the second half. Franklin (3-2) grabbed an early lead on a goal from sophomore Maddie Fleet in the third minute of the match. RIT found the back of the net in the 30th and 31st minutes to take a 2-1 advantage. The team took a 3-1 lead on a goal in the final two minutes of the first half.
RIT converted a penalty kick in the 60th minute to increase the margin to three goals, 4-1.
Junior Clare Lenart and Fleet each recorded three shots, while Brusman added two shots in the match.
Franklin returns to action on Wednesday, September 14 at 7 p.m. when it travels to DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana.