Updated: September 23, 2012 6:09 pm (ET)
by America East Communications
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Four games started America East play on Sunday afternoon, and all four home teams earned wins as Boston University, Hartford, New Hampshire and Maine each secured victories.
Sunday, September 23, 2012
at Maine 3, Vermont 2
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- Maggie Malone broke a 2-2 tie with an unassisted goal in the 85th minute to lift Maine to a, 3-2, win over Vermont.
- The Black Bears also had goals from Lisa Bijman in the first half to tie the game at 1-1, and Liis Emajoe in the second half that gave Maine a 2-1 lead at the time.
- Vermont led 1-0 19 minutes into the game with a goal by Bre Pletnik. Trailing 2-1 in the second half, Alexandra Dezenzo knotted the game at two with a strike in the 68th minute.
- Lauren Swant made five Saves in net for Maine.
at New Hampshire 2, UMBC 1
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- Kirstyn Corder converted a penalty kick in the 69th minute of play to break a 1-1 tie and give New Hampshire a 2-1 win over UMBC.
- The Wildcats took a 1-0 lead early in the contest, with Meghan Ledwith scoring off assists by Kristi Zarrilli and Gabrielle Sloan.
- UMBC tied the game in the 68th minute on a header by Amy Savage. Lauren Kadet continued to impress in goal for the Retrievers, making seven saves.
at Boston University 3, Albany 1
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- Boston University won their 25th-straight America East Conference contest with a 3-1 win over Albany in a rematch of last year's conference title game.
- After Albany took a 1-0 lead early in the contest on a goal by Shayla Bergeron in the 7th minute, the Terriers scored three-straight goals.
- Brea Hewitt scoring the game-tying goal in the 29th minute, while Dara DeMatteo scored what proved to be the game-winner in the 54th minute. Ana Cuffia added an insurance goal in the 73rd minute.
- The Terriers outshot the Great Danes 18-1 in the contest.
at Hartford 1, Binghamton 0
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- Senior Amelia Pereira converted a penalty kick in the 86th minute providing the only offense as Hartford topped Binghamton, 1-0.
- Hawks' keeper Erin Quinlan made three stops in net, notching her fifth shutout of the season.
- Hartford outshout Binghamton, 11-8, in the contest.
- The Bearcats' best oppotunity came near the end of the first half, as Candice Rowland worked her way through the defense and had her shot just barely miss the upper corner of the right upright.