Sept 21, 1997
FSU Falls to No. 14 Maryland in ACC Match
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida State women's soccer team (3-4, 0-4 in the ACC) gave up three goals in the first half to No. 14 Maryland (6-1-1, 2-0 in the ACC) en route to a 4-0 loss at Lady Seminole Field. UM's Lindsay Basalyga had one goal and two assists in handing FSU their first home loss of the season.
Basalyga started the scoring as she took a pass from Robin McCullough on the left side just inside the goalkeeper's box for the game's first score at the 21st minute.
Two minutes later, ACC goal-scored leader Keri Sarver tapped in the rebound off of Basalyga's free kick from in front of the goalkeeper's box.
UM's Jackie Mynarski added the third goal before the end of the first half in the 38th minute off of Basalyga's corner kick.
In the 55th minute, McCullough got on the board with an unassisted score from 20 yards out off of a free kick.
The Terps had nine shots on goal and five corner kicks, to FSU's six shots and two corner kicks. Two FSU players were sighted with yellow cards as was one Terrapin. FSU led UM in fouls 26-14. Two UM players, All-ACC player Emmy Harbo and Terri Greer, left the game with injuries.
Shots: FSU 6, UM 9
Corner Kicks: FSU 2, UM 5
Saves: FSU 3, UM 5
Fouls: FSU 26, UM 14
Yellow Cards: UM, Laura Valera; FSU, Nicole Sedgwick, Danielle Foard