No. 25 St. Mary's Tops RC 18-10

No. 25 St. Mary's Tops RC 18-10

The Basics
Score: No. 25 St. Mary's (Md.) 18, Roanoke 10
Records: Roanoke 3-3 | St. Mary's (Md.) 4-3
Location: St. Mary's, Md.  

The Lead: No. 25 St. Mary's (Md.) used a big first-half as the Seahawks picked up an 18-10 victory over Roanoke on Sunday afternoon.

How it Happened

  • McKenna Polak got RC on the board first with a goal at the 27:13 mark of the first-half.
  • RC then took a 3-1 lead following back-to-back goals from Katie Clements.
  • SMC would score 13 goals over the final 22 minutes of the half to take a 14-3 lead into the intermission.
  • RC scored five of the first six goals to start the second half, with a Clements goal making it a 15-9 game with just over 10 minutes to play.
  • That would be as close as RC would get as St. Mary's scored back-to-back goals to put the game away.
  • Clements finished with four goals and grabbed 10 draw controls, while Polak added a pair of goals.
  • Carly Schoudel finished with seven saves for RC.
  • SMC held a 33-23 edge in shots and 24-14 in groundballs.

Up Next: Roanoke is back in action at home on Wednesday when it hosts Guilford at 4:00 p.m.