Cavaliers Fall to Wake Forest 5-1
Nov. 4, 2004
The Virginia Cavaliers fell to the Demon Deacons 5-1 in the first round of the ACC Championships tonight in Winston-Salem despite an 11-save performance from Logan Carr. Virginia (10-10) held the Demon Deacons (16-2) to one goal in the first half as Carr had five saves to keep the top-ranked and fourth-seeded Wake side to the single marker. Katie Phillips hit a reverse-stick chip shot to bring the Cavaliers to within a goal in the second half, but Wake pulled away for the final score of 5-1.
The Cavaliers drew the first short corner of the contest as Phillips was fouled at the top of the circle. A save by Kristina Gagliardi kept the score level at 0-0. Minutes later the Demon Deacons drew a short and on the play, Maeke Boreel flipped the ball left to Kelly Dostal, who scored at 7:39 to put Wake on top 1-0. The Virginia defense held the score at 1-0 for the remainder of the half to send the teams to the break witih Wake ahead 1-0.
In the second half Kristi Harshman scored three minutes into the stanza to put the Demon Deacons up 2-0. The Cavaliers marched right up the field and drew a short corner. Katie Jo Gerfen’s shot was stopped by the fly, but Phillips tracked down the ball and sent a reverse stick chip shot over the head of Gagliardi to the far side of the cage to cut the Wake lead to 2-1.
Wake then scored three goals in a span of nine minutes to open up the lead to 5-1 as Haley Scott scored on a scramble in front of the cage, Lauren Crandall lifted a ball to the boards off a short corner, and Dostal hit a short-angle shot.
With the loss, the Cavaliers await the announcement of the NCAA Tournament.
Linescore 1 2 F recordsVirginia 0 1 1 (10-10)Wake Forest 1 4 5 (16-2)
Scoring summary:7:39 WF pc Dostal (Boreel) 0-136:09 WF fg Harshman 0-237:25 VA pc Phillips 1-254:51 WF fg Scott (Dostal) 1-359:11 WF pc Crandall (Laubach, Boreel) 1-465:11 WF fg Dostal 1-5
Keepers: VA: Logan Carr (70 mins, 11 saves, 5 GA) WF: Kristina Gagliardi (70 mins, 0 saves, 1 GA)
Shots: VA 3, WF 29Short corners: VA 2, WF 7