GORHAM, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy women's soccer battled to a 1-1 draw with the University of Southern Maine on Tuesday night in non-conference action at Hannaford Field.
The Mariners are now to 10-2-1 on the season, while the Huskies are now 11-3-1 overall. Maine Maritime returns to action on Saturday, October 20 when they host NVU-Johnson for Senior Day at 4:00 pm.
Emma Dennison added the equalizer for the Huskies in the 23rd minute, on a pass from teammate Alexandria Allain and the two teams entered halftime deadlocked at 1-1.
Both team's goalies came up big late in regulation and in overtime to preserve the tie. Maine Maritime's Emily Conway (Charleston, S.C.) made a diving save in the 99th minute on a hard shot from Ciera Berthiaume and Huskies' keeper Tayler Canastra punched away a try from Lewis in the 110th minute.
Conway ended the evening with five saves, while Canastra turned away four shots.
The Huskies held a 16-7 advantage in shots, but the Mariners held a 7-2 edge in corner kick opportunities.