Beavers Battle to 1-0 Final in NAC Championship

Beavers Battle to 1-0 Final in NAC Championship

CASTINE, Maine - UMaine-Farmington women's soccer dropped a 1-0 decision to Maine Maritime in the North Atlantic Conference Championship game.  Kelsea Anair scored the only goal of the game in the 67th minute to lead MMA to its first-ever NAC championship.  UMF ends its season with a 9-10-1 overall record and marks the second consecutive year that the Beavers played in the championship game, in 2018 UMF won the NAC Championship.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • In a back and forth game, neither team was able to capitalize in the first half.
  • Anair scored the game-winner when she headed in a cross from Laura Blue 

INSIDE THE BOX

  • The Mariners outshot UMF 11-9 and held a 7-1 advantage in corners
  • Callie Hammer made three saves for the Beavers
  • Emily Conway mad two saves in earning the win
  • McKenna Brodeur took five shots to lead the UMF offense

All-Tournament Team

Rachael Scoones – SUNY Delhi
A'mya Joseph – SUNY Delhi
Alexa Thayer – Husson
Emily Helgerson – Husson
Adriana Novella – UMaine-Farmington
Fern Calkins – UMaine-Farmington
McKenna Brodeur – UMaine-Farmington
Jillian Holden – Maine Maritime
Suzanne Wooldridge – Maine Maritime
Eryn Doiron – Maine Maritime
Kelsea Anair – Maine Maritime – MVP