HOW IT HAPPENED
Freshman midfielder Madison Grabowski (Easthampton, MA) put
UMass Boston on the board first when she connected on a one touch
shot to the far post after a crossing pass from senior midfielder
Jessi Beverlin (Eagle River, AK) for the 1-0 lead in the 15th
The Beacons took the one goal lead
heading into halftime with a 6-5 advantage in shots for the stanza.
RIC answered at the 65:04 mark when
junior forward Brittany DeGrooth (Westerly, RI) sent a
perfect crossing pass to Carrillo to knot the game at 1-1.
Regulation ended in the 1-1
deadlock with UMass Boston holding a 15-14 advantage in shots.
Both teams had their chances in
overtime as UMB outshot RIC by a 5-1 margin in the first 10-minute
overtime period and RIC outshot UMB by 3-0 margin in the second
RIC sophomore goalkeeper Erica
Edwards (North Kingstown, RI) made 10 saves in the contest.
Junior goalkeeper Alyssa Fugiel
(Easthampton, MA) notched eight stops for UMass Boston.