Field Hockey Downs Boston, 7-1

September 30, 2000
By ODU Athletics
Boston, MA (Sept. 30) - The second-ranked Old Dominion field hockey team used seven goals from seven different players to defeat #15 Boston University, 7-1. Old Dominion improves to 10-1 overall, 3-0 CAA.

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

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