Men’s Soccer: 0-3 loss to York College
The Mary Washington men’s soccer team fell to York College yesterday afternoon in the semifinals of the CAC Tournament. The 3-0 defeat ended the Eagles season, concluding the first year of the Coach Kilby era with a 7-7-3 record.
York controlled the ball throughout, and outshot UMW 16-6 in the game. The loss was the first home defeat the men’s team suffered since back on Sep. 4. when they fell to Bridgewater College.
The first goal of the Eagles CAC semifinal match wasn’t scored until the 37th minute, when York’s Justin Facer found the back of the net to break the scoreless tie. The Spartans added goals in the 51st and 55th minute to take the 3-0 win.
Volleyball: 3-1 win over St. Mary’s
The UMW volleyball team advanced to the second round of the CAC Tournament with their 3-1 win last Tuesday night over St. Mary’s College.
Sophomore Christine Tran anchored the UMW defense with a team-high 17 digs, while senior Katie Shiflett chipped in with a game-high 20 assists. Juniors Karissa Herrick and Ellen Smethurst were the main beneficiaries of Shiflett’s passes, as the duo tied for the Eagles lead in kills with eight apiece.
The volleyball team will return to action tonight, as they travel to Salisbury University to take on the Sea Gulls in the CAC Tournament semifinals.
Volleyball– CAC Semifinal match at Salisbury University tonight at 7p.m.
Swimming– Meet at York College on Nov. 4
Equestrian– Christopher Newport University Show on Nov. 5
Rowing– Head of the Occoquan Regatta on Nov. 5
Cross Country– NCAA Regional Championships in Texas on Nov. 12
Women’s Basketball– Game at Washington & Lee on Nov. 15