The Maryland men’s soccer team moved up a spot to No. 2 in the Soccer American top 25 after a 2-2 tie with UCLA (now ranked 11th in the country) on Friday and a crushing 6-0 win over California on Sunday. Against the Bears, Patrick Mullins led Maryland with three points on a goal and two assists, while Jordan Cyrus picked up two late goals for the Terrapins, now 2-0-1 on the season.
Maryland travels to No. 21 Boston College on Friday night before returning home to face UMBC on Tuesday.
Senior Olivia Wagner had two goals and an assist as the Terrapins crushed Towson, 5-0, on Sunday in their home opener. Maryland (3-1-1) travels to Alabama on Thursday night before returning home for a game against Fordham on Sunday afternoon.
Maryland dropped a close 2-1 decision to Old Dominion on Friday but bounced back for a 5-0 win over Ohio State on Sunday.
Massachusetts, American and Dartmouth come to College Park this weekend for the Terrapin Inivtational. Third-ranked Maryland (3-1) plays No. 19 U-Mass. at 11 a.m. Saturday and Dartmouth at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Senior Anna Roth led Maryland to a sweep of the top seven spots at the UMES Lid-Lifter on Saturday. Roth finished in 19 minutes 13 seconds, followed by Terrapins freshmen Jackie Lazzaro, Emily VandeWater and Catherine Shetto.
Sophomore Ashleigh Crutcher had career-high kill totals in back-to-back games last weekend at the Maryland Invitational. She had 18 kills in a 3-1 loss to Seton Hall on Friday night and 19 in a 3-2 loss to Ohio State on Saturday. The Terrapins closed out the event with a 3-0 win over Binghamton.
Maryland (4-2) faces Boston College, George Washington and Tennessee on Friday and Saturday at the Spring Hill Suites at Arundel Mills Invitational.