Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/24/19
From Press Release
Sam Apuzzo scored just over a minute into the second overtime period to send Boston College into the NCAA championship game with a 15-14 win over North Carolina on Friday night at Homewood Field on the campus of Johns Hopkins University.
Carolina had fought back from a two-goal deficit in the final 10 minutes of regulation to force overtime. In the final 15 minutes of the second half and overtime, there were four ties and four lead changes.
Jamie Ortega led UNC with five goals and two assists. Kara Klages and Scottie Rose Growney (Conestoga) scored three goals each, Katie Hoeg had four assists and Olivia Ferrucci had a goal and three assists. Ally Mastroianni and Gianna Bowe (Clearview Regional-NJ) each scored single goals, and Elizabeth Hillman had an assist.
The Eagles (22-1) advance to the NCAA championship game for the first time, ending the UNC (17-4) season in the national semifinals for the second year in a row.