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Oct. 15, 2000

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — North Carolina’s Kristen McCann notched a pair of goals to help the Tar Heels (15-1) defeat the Cavaliers (9-5) 3-0 today in Charlottesville. McCann laced a ball into the upper corner of the cage for the game winner with only 1:41 remaining in the first half.

The Tar Heels went up 2-0 five minutes into the second half as McCann took a pass from Holly Huff and shot it into the cage. Jana Toepel scored the final goal for the Tar Heels as she connected on a penalty corner option from Erin Cox.

The Cavaliers had the advantage in corners 6-3, with five coming in the second half. Becky Worthington (Fairview Village, Pa./Methacton) made seven saves on the day.

The Cavaliers continue their homestand on Wednesday, October 18 against the Highlanders of Radford. Game time is 7:00 pm.
UNC 1-2=3
Virginia 0-0=0

Scoring Summary:1:41 – UNC, fg, McCann, 2nd: 29:35 – UNC, fg, McCann (Huff), 6:53 – UNC, pc, Toepel (Cox)

UNC goals: McCann 2, Toepel

UNC assists: Huff, Cox

Keepers: UVA: Worthington (70 mins, 7 svs, 3 GA)
UNC: Tran (70 mins, 8 svs, 0 GA)

Corners: UVA: 6, NC: 3
Shots: UVA 9, NC: 13

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