Ford makes nine saves

Paige Ford (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Paige Ford (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

SALEM, Va. – Roanoke scored a goal in each half to top McDaniel 2-0 in non-conference field hockey action on Saturday.

Paige Ford (Edgewood, Md./South River) led the Green Terror (0-3) with nine saves in goal.

Megan Diehl opened the scoring for the Maroons (4-0), scoring off a Rebecca Schmidt pass on a corner just 1:33 into the game.

Leonore Keunen secured the victory, tallying an unassisted goal in the 58th minute.

Roanoke finished with a 13-11 edge in shots and 14-8 advantage in penalty corners.

Emma Clark made nine saves for the Maroons to earn the shutout.

McDaniel returns to action at Bridgewater on Sunday. Game time is 2 p.m.

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