Lincroft, NJ- The Brookdale women's soccer team defeated the Vikings of Ocean County College in a grueling conference match-up. Freshman midfielder Ashley Cafarella scored early in the first half to but the Blues on the board. Sophomore forward Caroline Duerr assisted the goal.
The Vikings answered back in the second half. Both teams battled through another thirty minutes of scoreless action. With a tied score, the game went into golden goal overtime. In the 107th minute of the game, sophomore midfielder Brooke Tartis dished the ball to Cafarella who launched the ball into the back of the net to end the game.
The Jersey Blues defense held strong with freshman goalkeeper Marti Stewart making thirteen saves to keep the Blues in the game.
The team returns to action at home against Union County College on Tuesday, September 30th for a 3:30pm kick-off.