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Women’s Soccer Falls at Frostburg State

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Frostburg, Md. – Marymount University’s women’s soccer team dropped its Capital Athletic Conference game on the road 7-1 at Frostburg State on Tuesday. The Saints surrendered six first half goals as they evened their CAC record to 2-2.

Paige Pierson netted her ninth goal of the season, and sixth in the last three, on a penalty kick in the second half. Pierson, the reigning CAC Offensive Player of the Week, has scored in six of the Saints’ (3-4, 2-2 CAC) seven games this year.

The Bobcats (7-1, 2-0 CAC) rode a hat-trick performance by league-leading scorer Amanda Wharton to victory. Cassie Donahue added a pair while Heather Fleishell and Liz Seligman each contributed a goal.

Gaby Prellezo collected four saves for MU in the opening frame before Candice Lane pulled in five in the second half.

Marymount returns to action on Tuesday, September 28, at Mary Washington in CAC play. Originally a home game for the Saints, the contest was rescheduled to Fredericksburg because of unplayable field conditions.