The seventh-seeded Southern New Hampshire University women's soccer team played 110 scoreless minutes of soccer with second-seeded and 24th-ranked Mercy College on Friday afternoon, but the host Mavericks prevailed in penalty kicks, 4-2, in the first round of the NCAA Championship in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.

SNHU sophomore goalkeeper Hannah Rose made three saves in regulation and two overtime sessions.

The teams matched each other through the first two rounds of PKs, before the Penmen missed to start the third round and Mercy converted to take a 3-2 lead.

SNHU held a 13-11 edge in shots, while the Mavericks owned a 7-3 advantage in corner kicks.