BRONX, NEW YORK -- The University of Maine women's soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to Fordham on Sunday afternoon. The Black Bears fall to 1-3-0 on the season, while Fordham improves to 3-1-0.
Fordham struck first, with a goal in the 20th minute. Ivana Lahcanski crossed the ball to Nicol Natale who had her shot from 10-yards out beat Maine keeper Lauren Swant (Oakville, Ontario). The Rams added to their lead early in the second half when Kate McDonnell got a cross from Natale 15-yards out and fired the back into the back of the net. For McDonnell, it was her second goal of the season.
Fordham outshot Maine 16-4 in the game. Swant finished with a pair of saves and falls to 0-2-0 on the season. Ally White made two saves to record the shutout for Fordham.
Maine returns to action on Friday, Sept. 5 when its travels to Holy Cross. Kick off is scheduled for 7 PM.