Women's Soccer Battles to Double Overtime Tie with Vermont
|Maine (5-3-4; 2-0-1 AE)||0||1||0||0||1|
|Vermont (4-6-2; 1-1-1 AE)||1||0||0||0||1|
|1st - 25:08||McFarland, Nikki (Vermont)|
|2nd - 50:56||Achille, Charlene (Maine)|
Charlene Achille - 1
A: Arianne Leclerc - 1
Sh: Charlene Achille - 7
Sv: Lauren Swant - 2
McFarland, Nikki - 1
A: James, Meg - 1
Sh: 4 Players (#9, #14, #17, #21 - 2)
Sv: Nichols, Morgan - 6
|Shots (on goal)||14 (7)||10 (3)|
BURLINGTON, Vt.-- The University of Maine women's soccer played to a double overtime tie with Vermont on Sunday afternoon in Burlington, Vt. Maine moves to 5-3-4 on the season and 2-0-1 in America East play, while the Catamounts move to 4-6-2 overall, 1-1-1 in America East action.
Vermont struck first with a goal midway through the first half. Meg James fed Nikki McFarland who chipped the ball over the head of Maine keeper Lauren Swant (Oakville, Ontario). The Catamounts took the 1-0 lead into intermission.
Maine outshot Vermont 14-10 in the game.
Swant made two saves in goal and moves to 5-3-3 on the season. Morgan Nichols stopped six shots in goal for the Catamounts. She moves to 1-1-1 overall.
Maine returns to action on Thursday, Oct. 10 when it hosts UMass Lowell at 3 PM at Alumni Field in Orono.