SUNY Potsdam senior NIcole Volpi heads to the goal during the Bears 3-0 home finale against cross-town rival Clarkson University. Volpi finished the night with 1 goal and 2 assists to lead Potsdam.

Potsdam Women Defeat Clarkson Soccer 3-0

POTSDAM, NY- Nicole Volpi (Bethlehem/Bethlehem) scored one goal and had two assists to lead the women’s soccer team to a 3-0 victory over cross-town rival Clarkson Thursday on Senior Night. It was the Bears final home game of the season.

The Bears struck quickly in the first half when Volpi found Cortney Poirier (Moira/Brushton-Moira) for her tenth goal of the season. Eight minutes later, Volpi assisted on Heather Johnson’s (Ogdensburg/Heuvelton) goal. In the 57th minute, Poirier found Volpi this time for the goal to put the Bears up 3-0.

Sarah Casey (Potsdam/Potsdam) started in goal and made seven saves for the Bears. Lisa Bates came in the second half and played 3:20 and recorded one save. Stephanie Collins had two saves for the Golden Knights.

Clarkson led Potsdam in shots 12-8.

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