Northwestern edges Maryland in overtime, 3-2, in men's soccer

October 06, 2014|Sports Digest

Junior midfielder Cole Missimo scored the game-winner in the 92nd minute, spoiling the Maryland men's soccer team's comeback from a two-goal deficit and lifting host Northwestern(5-1-4, 1-1-2 Big Ten Conference) to a 3-2 victory over the Terps (3-5-2, 1-2-1) on Sunday. Freshman forward Jeroen Meefout tied the score in the 86th minute after junior midfielder Mael Corboz got Maryland's first goal on a penalty kick in the 26th.

More men's college soccer: Senior forward Kay Banjo, a transfer from Towson, broke a 1-1 tie with a goal in the 75th minute to lead UMBC (5-4-2) to a 2-1 win Saturday over visiting UMass Lowell (3-8) in the America East Conference opener for both teams. … Junior forward Thomas Shiiba scored in the 52nd minute Saturday as Navy (5-4-2, 1-1 Patriot League) won, 1-0, over visiting Lafayette (3-5-2, 0-2).

Women's college soccer: Maryland(5-4-3, 3-2-2 Big Ten) played to a scoreless tie with Indiana (5-8-1, 1-6-1). Terps junior goalkeeper Rachelle Beanlands earned her 13th career shutout, tying Mary Casey for fifth on the school's all-time list. ... UMBC (8-3-1, 0-1-1 America East) was unable to hang on to a 1-0 lead as Stony Brook (3-8-1, 0-2-1) and the Retrievers tied, 1-1, in a rematch of the 2013 America East title game.

College field hockey: No. 2 Maryland (9-2) picked up its fourth straight win with a 3-1 victory over No. 18 Old Dominion (6-5). The Monarchs had won five straight.

Women's college volleyball: Senior Paige Sekerak set Towson's career digs record while leading the Tigers (15-3, 2-2 Colonial Athletic Association) to a 3-1 victory at Northeastern (8-9, 1-3). Sekerak's 16 digs gave her 1,627 for her career; Stacy Humphries had 1,617.

Men's college lacrosse: Former Stevenson assistant Tyler Reid will have the same position at C.W. Post. He was an All-America honorable mention for the Mustangs in 2012 and 2013.

Horses: Icabad Crane, trained and ridden by Olympian Phillip Dutton, earned the title of America's Most Wanted Thoroughbred in an online poll. Pookie's Princess, Discreet Dancer and D'Sauvage finished second, third and fourth, respectively.

Triathlon: Katie Hursey, who grew up in Hampstead, finished 54th at the Cozumel ITU World Cup. She clocked in at 1 hour, 2 minutes, 44seconds.

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