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UMW: Eagles salvage tie with co-leader BobCats in women’s soccer
FROM STAFF REPORTS
Jessica Bednarcik scored her seventh goal of the season in the 79th minute to lift the University of Mary Washington women’s soccer team into a 1–1 tie with Frostburg State University in a Capital Athletic Conference clash unbeatens Saturday at the Battleground Athletic Complex on the UMW campus.
The Bobcats led in shots, 18-13, and had six corner kicks to two for the Eagles.Charlotte Owens had eight stops for UMW.
The Eagles (5–0–1) will visit CAC rival Hood College Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.
Laura Gomez and Kayla Crawford each had 10 kills, but the Eagles were swept in straight game 25–21, 25–22, 27–25 in a nonconference match with N.C. Wesleyan Saturday in Rocky Mount, N.C.
Courtney Guengerich had 22 assists for the Eagles while Maggie Parrish added an additional 14. Christine Tran recorded 16 digs and Kaitlynn Wickersham 12.
Mary Washington (5–2) will visit Randolph–Macon Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Tyler Back stopped five shots but let two others get past him, and that’s all No. 12 Montclair State needed to defeat the Eagles 2–0 in Montclair, N.J.
UMW outshot the hosts 18–10, but goals by Almir Batista and Brian Cullen sealed the win for the Red Hawks Saturday.
Mary Washington (4–2) will visit Gettysburg College Wednesday at 7 p.m.