Field Hockey Downs Boston, 7-1
By ODU Athletics
Leading the way for the Lady Monarchs was Honda Award hopeful Marina DiGiacomo (Mendoza, Argentina), who tallied one goal and assisted on two others.
Also registered in the scoring column for the Lady Monarchs were Adrienne Yoder (Coopersburg, PA), Julie Miracle (Audubon, PA), and senior Teneille Williams (St. James, Trinidad & Tobago). Christina Strauss helped Boston avoid the shutout with a goal midway through the second period.
The Lady Monarchs will play the second game on their Boston road trip when they take on #11 Northeastern tomorrow. Old Dominion's next home game will be Saturday, October 7, when they host Connecticut.
Scoring Summary ODU 6-1=7 BU 0-1=1 Goals ODU 32:36 Marina DiGiacomo ODU 25:46 Adrienne Yoder (M. DiGiacomo) ODU 17:59 Julie Miracle ODU 11:07 Teneille Williams ODU 8:01 Angie Loy (M. DiGiacomo) ODU 4:52 Marjolijn van der Sommen ODU 14:33 Melissa Leonetti Shots on Goal ODU (35), BU (6) Penalty Corners ODU (12), BU (3) Goalkeeper Saves ODU (2) Mary Beth Freeman BU (20) Susan Harrington