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Albany Great Danes

Hartford Women's Soccer Team Loses To Albany In America East Title Game

WEST HARTFORD – The Hartford women's soccer team got 81 minutes of scoreless soccer from its defense Sunday in the America East tournament championship.

The Hawks needed nine more.

After trailing for the majority of the game, Albany scored two late goals in the final 8:05 to come back in and win its first conference championship 2-1 against Hartford at Al-Marzook Field.

It was Hartford's third championship loss in four seasons, and second straight.

"It hurts, we wanted to win this game, we were here last year, we were here a couple years ago," coach John Natale said. "I think over the last four years, we've been one of the most consistent and...