Women's Soccer Slips Against Boston College
Hancock grabs eight saves in loss
October 14, 2001

The Virginia Tech women's soccer team fell to the Boston College Eagles Sunday afternoon, 2-0.

Boston College scored its first goal of the afternoon at the 39:37 mark in the match. Lindsey Fairweather headed a ball that slipped past Tech goalkeeper Katie Hancock (Stockton, Md.) and into the goal. Rebecca Brooke was credited with an assist on the goal.

The Eagles increased their lead to two goals when Meghan Moore scored at the 47:26 mark. Moore took a pass from Sarah Rahko and knocked a shot over Hancock's head. Rahko was credited with an assist on the play.

Hancock played the entire match in goal for the Hokies. She collected eight saves on 25 Boston College shots. Elyse Meredith also played the entire match in goal for the Eagles. She produced five saves on seven Tech shots.

The loss drops the Hokies' record to 6-6-2 overall and 0-3 in the BIG EAST. Boston College now stands at 6-6-1 overall and 4-2-1 in conference play. The Hokies are back in action Tuesday when they travel to Lynchburg, Va. to take on the Liberty Flames. The match is set to begin at 4 p.m.
VIRGINIA TECH	  0  0  -  0
BOSTON COLLEGE	 1  1  -  2 

Shots: VT 7, BC 25
Saves: VT 8, BC 5
Fouls: VT 11, BC 10

Lindsey Fairweather (BC), assisted by Rebecca Brooke, 39:37
Meghan Moore (BC), assisted by Sarah Rahko, 47:26