RAMS FALTER AT GEORGE WASHINGTON

Final Score: George Washington 18, VCU 8

Location: Washington, D.C.

Records: VCU (4-9, 1-5 A-10), George Washington (5-9, 3-3 A-10)

The Short Story: George Washington was able to get out to a 6-0 lead midway through the first half and VCU was unable to overcome the early deficit despite an early second half rally.

QUICK FACTS

  • Keriann McTavish scored two goals, added an assist and had two draw controls.
  • Molly Barcikowski also had two goals and an assist for the Rams.
  • Ryann Shaughnessy had a goal and an assist while Clare Murphy and Bella Evans-Riester each scored once.
  • Blaire Langeler had two assists for the Black and Gold.
  • George Washington outshot VCU 34-26 overall and 30-17 in shots on goal.
  • The Colonials were led by Aidan Cage who scored four goals along with one assist.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The Colonials led VCU 6-0 with 19:14 left in the first half.
  • VCU and GW each scored three goals over the next 12:43 as the Rams trailed 9-3. VCU went into halftime trailing 11-3.
  • VCU outscored the Colonials 5-2 to being the second half and cut the deficit to 13-8 with 9:14 remaining in the second half.
  • The Rams couldn't find the back of the net in the final nine minutes of George Washington pulled away for the win.

WHAT'S NEXT

VCU hosts St. Bonaventure at 5 p.m. on April 12.

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