Grasso goal puts W&M women's soccer back in win column

Sami Grasso scored off Rachel Moore's corner kick in the 80th minute Sunday to lift William and Mary (8-6, 2-3 Colonial Athletic Association) to a 1-0 victory at Hofstra (7-7-1, 1-5) in Hempstead, N.Y.

After snapping a three-game skid, William and Mary hosts Delaware 7 p.m. Friday and Drexel 2 p.m. Sunday.

Men's soccer

William and Mary (6-4-2, 1-2-2) will close a two-match road trip at Elon on Wednesday.

The Tribe lost 2-1 at Hofstra Saturday.

Sophomore Antonio Bustamante leads the team with six goals, three assists, and 15 points.

Field hockey

William and Mary (5-6, 2-1 CAA) won 3-1 at Northeastern on goals Sunday by Olivia Hajek, Cammie Lloyd and Booter Ellis. The Huskies fell to 6-7, 0-3.

Madison Doss and Bailey Cryts scored in the second half as host CNU (9-3) shut out Roanoke 2-0. The Maroons, who entered the game averaging more than four goals per contest, slipped to 8-3.

Women's volleyball

William and Mary sophomore Katie Primatic of Pittstown, N.J. was named the Colonial Athletic Association's Defensive Player of the Week on Monday, after leading the Tribe volleyball team to a pair of wins at home.

William and Mary (8-11, 2-4 CAA) outlasted UNC Wilmington 16-25, 25-21, 18-25, 25-19, 15-13 at Kaplan Arena Sunday as Sara Zumbach made 27 digs, Autumn Brenner had 41 assists and Casey Foote had 14 kills for the Tribe.

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