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UMBC FIELD HOCKEY FALLS TO ALBANY, 5-3
Kristi Troster scored two goals in the Retrievers' loss to Albany.
Meg Rinier started the scoring for
The Great Danes responded quickly after halftime, as Rinierís penalty corner set up a goal by Michele Polizois at 37:08. But the Retrievers again knotted the score on Trosterís first goal of the game at 43:38.
UMBC did not go down without a fight, as Troster scored again, her sixth goal of the year, on a penalty corner from Heinz at 62:09 to cut the deficit to 4-3. Heinzís two dishes on the day give her six on the season.
But Tina Bryson put the game away for good at 63:45 with an unassisted insurance goal to give the Great Danes a 5-3 lead.
Sophomore goalie Ashley Benitez (
The Great Danes out-shot the Retrievers, 23-8, and held an 11-4 advantage on penalty corners.
UMBC returns to action Sunday, Oct. 16, at non-conference opponent Cornell. Game time is