|UMaine||University of Massachusetts|
AMHERST, Massachusetts – The Black Bears Women’s Soccer team traveled to UMass on Saturday and failed to score a goal, dropping the contest 1-0.
This is the second loss in a row where the Black Bears lost by only 1 goal, for their second loss on the season.
UMass controlled the game early and didn’t let up, outshooting the Black Bears in the first half 5-1, with a total count of 16-8. However, the Black Bears did have more shots on net, with 6 to UMass’ 4.
The lone goal was scored 22:26 into the game by Gabriela Kenyon, assisted by Salma Anastasio, on a shot from the right flank.
Maine goalkeeper Annalena Kriebisch faced 4 shots in the contest and saved 3 of them. Her record falls to 3-2-0 on the season.
On the other side of the field, Cassidy Babin stopped all 6 Maine shots on goal, improving her record to 2-2-0 with the shutout.
Maine is back in action again Friday, September 9th, at 4pm against Bryant University in Smithfield, RI.