Terps' defense strong in 10-5 win over BC

state women

March 22, 2009|By From Sun staff reports

A stingy Maryland defense allowed just 12 shots yesterday as the second-ranked Terps women's lacrosse team upended Boston College (6-3, 0-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) in a 10-5 victory at the Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex.

Maryland (8-0, 3-0) took a 3-0 lead on Brandi Jones' free-position shot.

NO. 20 LOYOLA 10, NO. 16 JAMES MADISON 9:: Cara Fillippelli's final goal gave the Greyhounds (6-1) a one-goal lead, and the defense made two big stops in the final two minutes to preserve the victory over the visiting Dukes (4-3).

TOWSON 17, RICHMOND 9:: Senior midfielder Britt Woodfield scored a season-high four goals and added two assists as the Tigers (5-2) defeated the visiting Spiders (0-8) to earn their third win in four games.

NAVY 10, HOLY CROSS 9:: Dani Vivonetto's free-position shot with 12 seconds left found the net and gave the Midshipmen (6-1, 2-0 Patriot League) the win over the host Crusaders (2-7, 0-2).

SALISBURY 23, ROANOKE 13:: Junior Kim Cudmore had 10 points as the Sea Gulls (9-0) rolled past the host Maroons (5-4) for their 31st consecutive regular-season win.

UMBC 18, STONY BROOK 11:: Kara Dorr scored six goals and Emily Coady added four as the Retrievers (5-4) defeated the visiting Seawolves (3-7).

ST. MARY'S 16, YORK (PA.) 5:: Senior attacker Emily Norris scored five goals to lead the Seahawks (7-2, 2-0 Capital Athletic Conference) past the host Spartans (2-7, 0-3).

MCDANIEL 15, URSINUS 8:: Brittany Baer scored seven goals as the Green Terror (5-2, 1-0 Centennial Conference) beat the visiting Bears (1-4, 0-1).

DICKINSON 16, WASHINGTON COLLEGE 8:: The visiting Red Devils (6-1, 2-1 Centennial) scored seven of the first eight goals and defeated the Shorewomen (4-2, 0-1).

MARY WASHINGTON 19, HOOD 0:: Freshman Catherine Kennedy scored five goals and added two assists to lead the Eagles (7-3, 3-0 CAC) past the visiting Blazers (4-3, 1-2).

CATHOLIC 12, STEVENSON 11:: The Mustangs (3-4) rallied from four goals down to tie the score late but fell to the visiting Cardinals (6-2).

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