Women’s Lacrosse Falls In Non-Conference Finale to UC Davis, 10-7

Photo by Jack Miller
Photo by Jack Miller

BALTIMORE - The UMBC women's lacrosse team closed out the non-conference portion of its schedule on Wednesday, falling to the UC Davis Aggies, 10-7. 

STRAIGHT FACTS -

The Aggies opened the game with two quick goals before Payton Van Kirk (Ocean City, Md./Stephen Decatur) netted a pass from Olivia Docal (Glenwood, Md./Our Lady of Good Counsel) to cut the lead to 2-1.

 

After UC Davis got back a goal to take a 3-1 lead, Zoë Pekins (Columbia, Md./Hammond) scored and assisted on a Van Kirk goal to tie the game up at 3-3 with 12:56 left in the first half.

 

The Aggies closed the first half out with two more goals to take a 5-3 lead into halftime.

 

43 seconds out of the break, Docal scored her first of the game before Grayson Corbett (Ellicott City/Wilde Lake) added a goal to tie the game at 5-all.

 

UC Davis put another tally on the board before Pekins put a shot into the net off an assist from Julia Hatmaker (Woodbine, Md./Century) to tie everything back up at 6-6.

 

The Aggies went on a three-goal scoring run to take a 9-6 lead, cut by a free position goal by Corbett before UC Davis scored the final goal of the game.

 

FOR THE RECORD -

UC Davis improves to 7-6 on the season as UMBC falls to 2-9. The Retrievers finish their non-conference schedule with a 2-8 record.

 

BY THE NUMBERS -

13 - Carly Tolino (Middletown, Md./Middletown) made 13 saves in goal; this is her eighth game of the season with 10+ stops between the pipes.

 

6 - Tolino scooped up a team-high six ground balls

 

4 - Corbett controlled a team-high four of UMBC's eight draws.

 

3 - Pekins and Van Kirk led the Retrievers with three points off two goals and an assist.

 

2 - Corbett (2g) and Docal (1g, 1a) had two points each for the Retrievers.

 

UP NEXT -

The Retrievers will continue their America East schedule as they travel to Vermont on Saturday, March 30 for a 12 p.m. contest.