Sept. 16, 2007
Washington, D.C. - Junior goalkeeper Deirdre Crovo (Millersville, Md./Severna Park) picked up her first career shutout today in the 1-0 win over Brown at the Warner Roof at the Olney-Margolies Athletic Center in Providence, R.I. The Georgetown field hockey improves to 2-6 on the season while the Bears remain winless with a 0-5 record.
In the 11th minute of regulation, sophomore Lindsay Moramarco (Andover, Mass./Phillips Academy) tallied the lone goal of the game as classmate Alice Murnen (Princeton, N.J./Stuart Country Day) dished a pass to her on the left side. Moramarco's shot sailed past Brown goalkeeper Kristen Hodavance on the far corner.
The Bears outshot Georgetown, 16-14 and created nine penalty corners to GU's eight.
Crovo recorded nine saves for the shutout while Hodavance allowed one goal and recorded 11 saves for the Bears.
The Hoyas return to action on Saturday, September 22 when they travel to Lewisburg, Pa. to take on Bucknell University at noon. The Hoyas are 6-10 in the all-time series against the Bison and won the last meeting, 4-3, at home during the 2006 campaign.