GREENSBORO, NC —
Behind three goals and an assist from sophomore Kelley Duncan (C. Milton Wright/Bel Air, Md.)
, Frostburg State rallied from a two goal first-half deficit to edge host Greensboro College, 8-7 and extended its unbeaten streak to four.
The Pride (1-4) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead with a goal from senior Rebecca Beninghove in the third minute and another goal from sophomore Karen Hall in the eigth minute.
Freshman Ashley Mattison (Chesapeake/Pasadena, Md.) put the Bobcats (4-0) on the board in the ninth minute off an assist from FSU offensive leader junior Page Macey (North County/Linthicum, Md.).
Junior Caitlin Howley (Damascus/Damascus, Md.) notted the score at 2-2 when she found the net with 17:42 left.
Macey tallied her second goal with just over 13 minutes left to pull the Red and Black ahead by one, but was answered just over five minutes later by the second of Hall's four goals.
Tied at 3-3, freshman Brittany Metz tallied a goal at 6:27, edging the Pride ahead 4-3 at the intermission.
Duncan scored the first of her three goals in the 33rd minute to pull the Bobcats even at 4-4.
Just over a minute later, Macey tallied another goal. Duncan netted her second goal with 17:43 left in the half and sophomore Stefanie Ritz (C. Milton Wright/Be Air, Md.) found the net to bring the score to 7-4.
Senior Michele Barker and freshman Jenna Gast each added a goal for Greensboro to pull within one, but Duncan capped scoring with a tally at the 57-minute mark to cap scoring for the Bobcats.
Hall managed to notch her fourth goal of the day, but the Pride still fell to FSU, 8-7.
Bobcat senior Sarah Shockley (Fallston/Fallston, Md.) made 9 saves on the day.
FSU outshot Greensboro 26-18 and held a 35-26 edge in groundballs.
Frostburg State returns to action Wednesday, March 17, when it faces host Shenandoah at 4:00 p.m.
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Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303