Anja Suttner scored on a penalty kick in the 19th minute and Skylar Kuzmich made five saves as the Hofstra University women remained undefeated with a 1-0 victory at Fordham University Thursday night.

The Pride (3-0-1), which is undefeated after four games for the sixth time in its history, recorded its second consecutive win.

Leah Iglesias drew the penalty after getting shoved in the back by a defender. Suttner slid her penalty into the lower right corner for her second goal of the season.

Kuzmich made the goal stand up as she stopped all five Fordham shots on target, including two in the final six minutes. The senior goalkeeper had three saves in the final 45 minutes.

Kyla King had four saves in goal for the Rams (1-3).

Hofstra will return to action Sunday with a 3 p.m. game at Brown University.


Front Row Soccer editor Michael Lewis has covered 13 World Cups (eight men, five women), seven Olympics and 25 MLS Cups. He has written about New York City FC, New York Cosmos, the New York Red Bulls and both U.S. national teams for Newsday and has penned a soccer history column for the Lewis, who has been honored by the Press Club of Long Island and National Soccer Coaches Association of America, is the former editor of He has written seven books about the beautiful game and has published ALIVE AND KICKING The incredible but true story of the Rochester Lancers. It is available at