SALISBURY, MD -
Frostburg State was handed its first loss of the 2004 season Saturday by powerhouse Salisbury, 16-6. The Sea Gulls, ranked No. 4 in the nation, raced out to an 11-0 halftime lead and cruised to the win.
Jessica White, Erin McCarthy, Emily Dutch and Amber Stansbury each found the net in the first half for Salisbury (7-2), which outshot FSU 36-2 in the opening 30 minutes.
Junior Page Macey (North County/Linthicum, Md.) put the Bobcats (7-1) on the board just 1:19 into the second half, but the Sea Gulls scored two straight to open a 13-1 cushion.
Sophomore Kate Nicol (Glenelg/Mt. Airy, Md.) notched FSU's next tally with 20:49 left, and junior Caitlin Howley (Damascus/Damascus, Md.) added another at the 20:49 mark.
Freshman Brittany Brumby (Quince Orchard/Gaithersburg, Md.) scored off an assist from sophomore Kelley Duncan (C. Milton Wright/Bel Air, Md.) with 8:02 to play, and Nicol tallied her second goal on the day with 3:02 left.
Sophomore Tara Blake (Arundel/Crofton, Md.) capped the Bobcat scoring with an assist from Macey with 1:44 remaining.
Bobcat senior Sarah Shockley (Fallston/Fallston, Md.) made 21 saves on the day.
The Bobcats return to action Tuesday, April 6 when they host Catholic University for a 4:00 p.m. contest.
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Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303