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DORRíS GAME-WINNER WITH 18 SECONDS REMAINING LIFTS UMBC WOMENíS LACROSSE PAST ALBANY, 9-8, IN CONFERENCE OPENER
Kara Dorr scored two points, including the game-winning goal against Albany.
Baltimore, Md.-Freshman midfielder Kara Dorrís (Bel Air,
Junior midfielder Kelly Fahey (Bel Air,
The Retrievers tallied the next three to go back up 4-3 with 2:08 to play in the first half, but the Great Danes scored the final two goals of the period to take a 5-4 lead into halftime.
Fahey and junior attack Jen Kasper (Eldersburg, Md./South Carroll) each scored twice, while sophomore attack Meghan Keelan (Randallstown, Md./Mount de Sales) tallied a goal and added two assists for a team-high three points. Dorr and junior attack Heather Licht (
Other scorers for the Retrievers included senior midfielder Kelly Fiorani (Eldersburg, Md./
UMBC freshman goalie Susie Sweeney (
The Retrievers out-shot the Great Danes, 31-22, including 16-8 in the second half. UMBC also held a 30-25 advantage on ground balls and won the draw controls battle, 10-9.
UMBC concludes its four-game home stand Saturday, April 1, hosting defending America East champion