For Immediate Release · By Nairem Moran · email@example.com
Fredericksburg, Va. – The St. Mary's College of Maryland women's soccer team suffered their first setback of the 2017 campaign, dropping a 1-0 decision in overtime to No. 25 Rowan despite a career-best 14 stops from senior captain Sydney Larkin (Salisbury, Md./Parkside).
St. Mary's (Md.) 0, No. 25 Rowan 1 (OT)
How It Happened
- St. Mary's was held to just two shots and two corner kicks in 91:23 minutes of action.
- The Seahawks' two shots came in the first half while their two corners came in the second stanza.
- Thanks to the solid play of Larkin and the Seahawk defensive line, St. Mary's was able to keep the Profs off the scoreboard during regulation.
- Rowan was finally able to get one past Larkin just over a minute into the first extra frame when Danni Kitzinger sent in a cross from the right side to Shannon Reardigan who all alone in the front for the finish.
For the Seahawks (0-1-2)
- Scorers: None
- Goalkeeper: Larkin (14 saves, 1 goals allowed, 91:23)
- The Seahawks finished with two shots (one on goal) and two corner kicks.
For No. 25 Rowan (1-1-1)
- Scorers: Reardigan (1 goal); Kitzinger (1 assist)
- Goalkeeper: Shelby Money (1 save, 0 goals allowed, 91:23)
- Rowan fired in 23 shots (15 on goal), including 13 in the second half, and earned two corner kicks.
- Today's loss snaps the Seahawks' four-match unbeaten streak (1-0-3). The streak dated back to October 29 of last season when St. Mary's ended the 2016 campaign with a 1-0-1 mark.
Up Next for the Seahawks
- Sept. 10 vs. Stevenson (2-1-0) – Seahawk Stadium – 12:00 p.m.
- St. Mary's holds a 14-6-1 series record over Stevenson. Last season, the Seahawks posted a 2-0 road win to snap a two-match skid against the Mustangs.
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