No. 2 Lady Monarchs Upend Top-Ranked Maryland, 2-1
By ODU Athletics
Honda Award hopeful Marina DiGiacomo (Mendoza, Argentina) netted the game winner at the 10:43 mark for Old Dominion. Both teams played to a scoreless tie in the first half before Marjolijn van der Sommen (Leiden, Netherlands) struck first blood five minutes into the second stanza. Maryland's Megan Kelly (Gaithersburg, Md.) notched the game with a goal at the 15:07 mark before DiGiacomo struck for the win on a corner play. The Lady Monarchs will take to the road this weekend, playing at Richmond (Saturday) and at James Madison (Sunday).
SCORING SUMMARY UM 0 1 1 ODU 0 2 2 ODU 30:43 Marjolijn van der Sommen (Tiffany Snow) UM 15:07 Megan Kelly (Caroline Walter) ODU 10:43 Marina DiGiacomo (Marjolijn van der Sommen/Adrienne Yoder) SHOTS ON GOAL UM(2); ODU(14) PENALTY CORNERS UM(5); ODU(7) GOALKEEPER SAVES UM(9)- Ashley Hohnstine(9) ODU(1)- Mary Beth Freeman(1)