September 29, 2016
UMass women edged by Explorers
PHILADELPHIA -- The UMass womenís team surrendered a 107th-minute goal in falling, 1-0, in extra time to La Salle in both teamís Atlantic 10 Conference opener at McCarthy Stadium Thursday night.
UMass (2-5-1 overall, 0-1-0 A-10) extended its winless streak to four games was held scoreless for the third successive time.
Maci Bower scored off a Deja Davis through ball after Davis intercepted a pass, as La Salle (3-6-1, 1-0-0) outshot UMass, 17-7.
UMass rallied late in the second half with shots by Laura Johns, Julia Weithofer and Gabriela Kenyon, then Kyleigh Crist had a 99th-minute attempt saved by Larisa Zambelli. Cassidy Babin made a season-high eight saves.