No. 17 Princeton University Rallies to Down Brown, 6-5
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- No. 17-ranked Princeton University rallied with two goals in the final quarter to defeat Brown University 6-5 at the University of Maryland's Eppley Natatorium.
Princeton defeated Brown by a 12-1 score in the season's opening weekend but this game was tighter. Princeton led 3-2 after a quarter but the Bears scored the only goal of the second quarter to knot the game at the half. Brown then outscored Princeton 2-1 to lead 5-4 after 24 minutes before Princeton overcame the Bears in the final quarter.
scored twice in the game, including the game winner in the final quarter with the game tied at 5-5. She also had two steals and drew an ejection in the win. and both scored goals on ejections as Princeton went two-for-eight with the extra player. Brown scored on its two man-up chances. Both teams missed a five-meter shot. made 10 saves in the Princeton goal.
The Tigers complete the regular season with a 16-10 record.
Release courtesy Princeton Athletic Communications