Redshirt-senior goalkeeper Alex Cagle had three saves in Temple’s first win of the season against Villanova.
After losing three starting defenders, the Owls are acclimating to new personnel.
Temple isn’t deterred by its three-game losing streak.
The Lehigh University sophomore scored in the 107th minute at the Temple Sports Complex to hand the Owls a 2-1 loss, their third straight.
Despite playing shorthanded for the entire second half, St. Joseph’s beat Temple 3-1 at Sweeney Field behind senior midfielder Matt Crawford’s three goals.
St. Joseph’s junior goalkeeper Grace Bendon made two saves in the first two minutes of the Hawks’ 2-0 win on Friday at Sweeney Field.
Temple opens its season on the road against St. Joseph’s coming off back-to-back 10-win seasons.
The Owls haven’t won at Temple Sports Complex in almost a year.
Aisha Brown de-committed from the University of Louisville as a high school senior to seek an opportunity to play soccer and compete in the high jump in college.
Julia Dolan broke a tie game in the 93rd minute to give the Owls a 3-2 win against Fairleigh Dickinson University on Friday in Teaneck, New Jersey.