Flocchini Scores in Spartans' Shutout Win at Northeastern


BOSTON - Bella Flocchini scored her second goal of the season to lead the San José State women's soccer team (1-1-1, 0-0-0 Mountain West) in a 1-0 win at Northeastern (1-2-0, 0-0-0 CAA) on Thursday. 

  • Flocchini's goal was her second in two matches as she also scored against UC Santa Barbara in the Spartans' 1-1 draw on Sunday.
  • Bente Pernot made three saves to earn her ninth career shutout. She moves into a tie for fifth with Meighan Maiwald (2010-11) and Adrienne Herbst (2003-05) for most career shutouts by a Spartans' goalkeeper. Paige Simoneau, the Spartans' assistant coach, holds the all-time record with 21 career shutouts. 
  • Tiana Cello led the Spartans with four shots.
  • Cynthia Flores, Evan House, Kennedy Mayo and Sabrina Weinman each tallied one shot on goal. 
  • House and Tatiana Cunningham played the entire 90 minutes.

UP NEXT: The Spartans will stay in Boston for a match against Boston College on Sunday, Aug. 27. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT on ESPN+.

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