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Women’s Soccer Concludes Season with Two Game Home Stand Against Boston U., Maine
Megan Mullins is one of nine seniors who will be honored before Sunday's game.
Baltimore-The UMBC women’s soccer team (4-11-1, 0-6-0 AEC) returns to home competition Thursday, Oct. 19, at 3 p.m., hosting No. 10 Boston University, before concluding the season on Sunday, Oct. 22, at 1 p.m. against Maine on Senior Day. Both games will be played at UMBC Soccer Stadium.
Looking Back: The Retrievers lost one at home and one on the road last week, falling to
On the Terriers: Tenth-ranked Boston U. (12-3-2, 5-0-1 AEC) is coming off a 2-0 win over conference foe New Hampshire on Sunday, marking the 11th shutout of the season for goalie Stephanie Dryer, a new school record. Dryer also ranks first in the America East for shutouts (11) and goals-against average (0.39), as well as second in save percentage (.885). Lauren Erwin leads the Terriers with 15 points and seven assists, while Farrell McClernon is tops with six goals and second with 14 points.
Last Time vs. the Terriers:
On the Black Bears:
Last Time vs. the Black Bears:
Retrievers Bid Fond Farewell to Seniors: Sunday’s game against
Moving Up the Ranks: Junior forward Jessica Young is tied with Kasy Kruger (1992-95) for fifth place all-time at UMBC with 23 career goals scored. She also ranks seventh all-time with 52 career points.
1. Denise Schilte 55
2. Erin Lesh 35
4. Kristen Einarson 25
5. Kasy Kruger 23
Jessica Young 23
7. Shannon Bagrosky 20
Kathy Zonis 20
1. Denise Schilte 148
2. Erin Lesh 87
3. Kasy Kruger 82
5. Kristen Einarson 63
6. Theresa Rosbert 55
7. Jessica Young 52
8. Shannon Bagrosky 50
9. Ruth Higgins 49
Goalies Galore: All four of UMBC’s goalies – seniors Robin Babaris and Carly Agro and sophomores Christine Bacinski and Catie Bukowski – have started at least one game between the pipes, with Babaris leading the Retrievers with seven starts and Bukowski making five. Bacinski has posted the best goals-against average (0.86 in 315:00), while Babaris has seen the most total playing time (662:39) and recorded the most saves (59).
Beasts in the America East: Junior forward Jessica Young is fourth in the America East with five goals, sixth in total shots (29), seventh in shots per game (2.33) and tied for eighth in points per game (0.73) and goals per game (0.33). Senior goalie Robin Babaris ranks second in saves per game (6.56), is tied for sixth in total saves (59), is eighth in save percentage with .776 and is ninth in goals against average with 2.31.
As a team, the Retrievers are second with 6.81 saves per game, tied for sixth with 1.12 goals per game and seventh with 2.62 points per game.
Dawg Bites: UMBC has dropped five straight and nine of the last 10 dating to Sept. 15Sophomore back Kali Schwartz has scored the Retrievers’ only two goals in America East play… Schwartz has scored four of UMBC’s last eight goals dating to Sept. 15… Senior goalie Robin tallied 19 saves in two games on the week, including a season-best 10 at
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