Saint Mary's (md) vs. Dickinson
March 19, 2002
The Game Story:
St. Mary's City, Md. - Senior midfielder Matt McFarland (Annapolis, MD/Severn) scored the game-winning goal with 3:17 remaining to break a 6-6 tie and give the visiting Dickinson College Red Devils a 7-6 win over St. Mary's College of Maryland on Tuesday afternoon. McFarland finished the contest with two goals and two assists.

Dickinson (2-4) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first period. Freshman midfielder Trip Deeley (Lutherville, MD/St. Paul's) scored the game's first goals with an assist going to McFarland. Freshman midfielder Dan Murray (Denver, CO/Regis Jesuit) would score unassisted with 6:44 remaining in the period for a 2-0 lead.

St. Mary's would answer less than two minutes later. Sophomore midfielder Aaron Lowe (Annapolis, MD/Severn) would score an unassisted goal with 4:53 remaining in the period to cut the deficit to 2-1. The Red Devils would push the lead back to two by the end of the period on an extra man goal by junior attack Jack Miner (Wexford, PA/North Allegheny), giving the visitors a 3-1 lead after one period.

Both teams would score two goals in the second period, giving the Red Devils the 5-3 lead at the half. In the third period, both teams were held scoreless leaving the score 5-3 heading into the final 15 minutes of play.

In the final period, the Seahawks would trim the lead to 5-4 on a goal by sophomore midfielder Brian Kennedy (Arnold, MD/St. Mary's) with the assist credited to freshman attack Kevin Whalen (Bethesda, MD/Georgetown Prep). Dickinson would push the lead back to two goals on a goal by Murray with the assist going to McFarland. St. Mary's would then get two consecutive goals by senior attack Andrew Toussaint (Potomac, MD/Georgetown Prep), the second coming off an assist from sophomore attack Greg Scagliotti (Allentown, PA/The Hill School), to tie the game at 6-6 with 4:54 remaining in the contest.

Senior goalkeeper Mike Watkins (Crofton, MD/Arundel) made 16 saves for the Seahawks. Freshman goalkeeper Sean McGowan made nine saves for the Red Devils.

The Seahawks (1-6) will next be in action on Saturday, March 23, when they host 12th-ranked Western Maryland College beginning at 1:00 p.m.