Noting ACC Field Hockey: October 21

Oct. 21, 2010

  • North Carolina edged league foe Virginia 3-2 on Saturday to remain undefeated on the season. Kelsey Kolojejchick scored the game-winning goal on a penalty corner with less than five minutes to play. It was her second goal of the contest.
  • Katie O'Donnell tallied 12 points over the weekend as Maryland topped then-No. 19 Old Dominion and Delaware. She notched four goals and four assists. With her two goals on Sunday, O'Donnell broke Maryland's career goals record and currently has 86.
  • Maryland defeated then-No 7 American on Wednesday. The league improved to 57-10 against non-conference opponents and now boasts a 20-9 mark versus non-ACC NFHCA ranked teams.
  • All six league teams rank in the top 16 in the latest NCAA RPI. Virginia, Maryland and North Carolina occupy the top three spots.
  • North Carolina is No. 1, followed by Maryland at No. 2 and Virginia at No. 3 in the latest Kookaburra/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll. All six conference teams rank in the top 17.