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TOP-RANKED MARYLAND DEFEATS UMBC MEN'S LACROSSE, 9-4
UMBC junior attackman Andy Gallagher scored an extra-man goal to cut the Retrievers’ deficit to 5-4 with 3:55 remaining the third quarter. Despite controlling three of four fourth quarter draws and possessing the ball for the early part of the fourth quarter, UMBC could not get the tying goal.
The Retrievers have been outscored, 19-4, in the fourth quarter this season.
Walters, who scored all three of his goals in the final quarter, and Xander Ritz led the Terrapin attack with three goals each, while McGlone led all scorers with two goals and two assists. Senior midfielder James Hyland scored two of UMBC’s four goals, while Drew Westervelt contributed a goal and an assist.
The game was tied at one-all after one quarter and Hyland gave UMBC its only lead of the game at 2-1 early in the second quarter. But McGlone tied it at two-all at the 7:47 mark and the game remained knotted at halftime.
UMBC won the statistical battle, outshooting