No. 6 Lady Monarchs Fall to No. 2 Maryland
By ODU Athletics
COLLEGE PARK, MD (October 17) -- Old Dominion's sixth-ranked Lady Monarch field hockey squad was defeated by Maryland, 0-2. Old Dominion drops to 11-6 on the season, while Maryland improves to 16-1, with its lone loss coming at the hands of ODU on Sept. 6 in Norfolk.
Maryland?s Krisy Palchinsky scored both goals for the Terps, with her first coming at 13:26 of the first half and her second with just 3:07 remaining in the game. Maryland keeper Ashley Hohnstine recorded ten saves in the winning effort.
The Lady Monarchs - Mary Beth Freeman (Holland, PA) registered six saves. The Terps outshot Old Dominion, 15-11, and held a 9-7 advantage in penalty corners.
Old Dominion will return to action on Saturday, October 23, as they host CAA-rival James Madison at Foreman Field at 1:00 pm.
SCORING SUMMARY ODU 0 0 0 UM 1 1 2 UM 21:34 Kristy Palchinsky from Autumn Welsh and Rachel Hiskins UM 66:53 Palchinsky from Welsh and Hiskins SHOTS: ODU (11), UM (15) PENALTY CORNERS: ODU (7), UM (9) SAVES: ODU-Freeman (6), UM-Hohnstine (10)