Field Hockey Defeats Boston University, 6-5
By ODU Athletics
Freshman forward Tiffany Snow (Escondido, Calif.) led the attack with a pair of goals and an assist while junior Marina DiGiacomo (Mendoza, Argentina) chipped in with two goals.
Old Dominion jumped out to an early 2-0 lead before Boston cut it in half. Exchanging goals for the rest of the first half, the Lady Monarchs found themselves up 4-3 at intermission. The Terriers tied the game at 5-5 before DiGiacomo netted the game winner on a penalty corner with just over four minutes to play.
The Lady Monarchs will take host St. Joseph's Sunday afternoon at 2 pm.
SCORING SUMMARY BU 3 2 5 ODU 4 2 6 ODU 33:00 Adrienne Yoder (Tiffany Snow) ODU 31:22 Tiffany Snow BU 29:59 Danielle DeCoste ODU 23:32 Kim Miller ODU 16:27 Marina DiGiacomo BU 5:05 Tina McDavitt (Jaclyn Mele, Kerry Carney) BU :46 Tina McDavitt (Robyn Kenney) ODU 33:31 Tiffany Snow BU 18:20 Jane Rogers BU 17:12 Danielle DeCoste ODU 4:33 Marina DiGiacomo (Adrienne Yoder, Ashleigh Miller) SHOTS ON GOAL BU(8); ODU(26) PENALTY CORNERS BU(4); ODU(10) GOALKEEPER SAVES BU-Noreen Flanagan(6), Susan Harrington(8) ODU-Mary Beth Freeman(2)