Budd Lifts #12 UMW Field Hockey Past Wesley, 4-2
|Mary Washington (14-1, 3-1 CAC)||3||1||4|
|Wesley (8-8, 1-3 CAC)||1||1||2|
|1st - 9:22||Madison Leone (Wesley)|
|1st - 12:19||Carlee Budd (Mary Washington)|
|1st - 24:24||Carlee Budd (Mary Washington)|
|1st - 34:36||Caitlin Baker (Mary Washington)|
|2nd - 58:07||Lauren Mears (Wesley)|
|2nd - 58:48||Haley Kane (Mary Washington)|
Carlee Budd - 2
A: 3 Players (#4, #10, #23 - 1)
Sh: Jenna Steele - 6
Sv: Emily Badis - 2
2 Players (#2, #77 - 1)
Sh: Madison Leone - 2
Sv: Sarah Daniels - 10
|TEAM STATISTICS||Mary Washington||Wesley|
|Shots (on goal)||20 (16)||5 (4)|
Sophomore Carlee Budd scored a pair of goals and assisted on another to lead the 12th ranked University of Mary Washington field hockey team to a 4-2 win at Wesley College on Wednesday night. The Eagles improve to 14-1 overall and 3-1 in Capital Athletic Conference play.
Wesley jumped out to the early lead on a score from Madison Leone at 9:22, but the Eagles responded with Budd scoring three minutes later off a corner from Haley Kane. Budd scored again 12 minutes later to give the Eagles the lead. Senior Caitlin Baker closed the half with a goal in the last minute off another penalty corner, with Budd assisting.
In the second half, Wesley cut the deficit to 3-2 with 12 minutes remaining, but the Eagles answered 41 seconds later, as Kane scored on a Kathleen Namey assist to push the final score to 4-2.
The Eagles led in shots, 20-5, and in corners, 12-3. Emily Badis made two saves in goal for UMW, who will host Frostburg State University on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. as part of Homecoming.