No. 2 Women's Soccer Edges James Madison, 2-1
Sept. 28, 2001
HARRISONBURG, Va., Sept. 28 -- Senior Mary-Frances Monroe scored one goaland assisted on another to lead nationally second-ranked UCLA (6-0-0) to a2-1 win over James Madison (3-4-1) in women's soccer Friday night.
Monroe's volley from the top of the penalty box in the 19th minute got theBruins on the scoreboard. In the 31st minute she served a ball to seniorStephanie Rigamat, who one-touched the ball into the goal from six yardsout. Monroe has scored a goal in five of six games this season and has notched either a goal or an assist in all six.
UCLA allowed only its second goal of the year when JMU senior Jamie Miller(Lewisberry, Pa./Red Land) blasted a free kick from just outside thepenalty box into the upper left corner of the goal in the 67th minute.
The Bruins out-shot JMU 29-6, and senior goalkeeper Suzanne Wilson (Burke,Va./Robinson) was credited with 10 saves.
UCLA returns to the field this Sunday to take on No. 22 William & Mary.
UCLA - Mary-Frances Monroe, 18:55
UCLA - Stephanie Rigamat (Monroe), 30:41
JMU - Jamie Miller, 66:54
Shots on goal: UCLA 29, JMU 6
Corner kicks: UCLA 7, JMU 4
Goalkeeping: UCLA - CiCi Peterson, 2 saves, 1 GA, 90:00, JMU - SuzanneWilson, 10 saves, 2 GA, 90:00
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