COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Alex Reed and Hayley Brock scored just more than 14 minutes apart as Maryland upset North Carolina 2-1 Thursday night in the teams’ ACC women’s soccer openers.
The Terps (5-2-1, 1-0) are the second team to beat the Tar Heels (4-2-1, 0-1) in three successive matches. Santa Clara beat North Carolina during the 1999 regular season and then in NCAA College Cup games in 2001 and 2002.
Reed’s goal with 4 minutes, 47 seconds to play in the first half was the first allowed by the Tar Heels in 596 minutes.
North Carolina closed to 2-1 with 12:21 left when Maria Lubrano converted a penalty kick after being fouled in the box. With about seven minutes to play, Satara Murray’s shot was volleyed over the bar by goalkeeper Rachelle Beanlands.
Florida State 1, Duke 0: The Blue Devils (6-2, 0-1 ACC) had a 9-8, first-half shot advantage, but it was the host Seminoles (7-0, 1-0) who were able to find the back of the net during the 23rd minute as Jamia Fields connected off a deflection.
Between the 28th and 33rd minutes, Duke’s Kim DeCesare and Kaitlyn Kerr each had shots blocked, Cassie Pecht and Mollie Pathman had shots saved and Laura Weinberg fired wide.
Virginia 4, N.C. State 0: Caroline Miller scored twice within 86 seconds early in the second half to help the host Cavaliers (8-1, 1-0) beat the Wolfpack (5-4, 0-1) in the ACC opener for both teams.
N.C. State inserted freshmen forwards Caroline Gentry and Brittany Stanko into the starting lineup and Gentry its best scoring chance when her shot from 18 yards went off the crossbar at 15:21.
Wake Forest 1, Miami 0: Junior Katie Stengel scored during the 66th minute to give the Deacons (7-1-1, 1-0 ACC) the win at Miami (4-3-1, 0-1). The 36th goal of Stengel’s career tied her with Jill Hutchinson (2006-09) atop the Wake Forest scoring charts.
Duke: The Blue Devils and N.C. Central will play during the 2013, ’15, ’16 and ’17 seasons.
• Redshirt junior defensive end Justin Foxx had underwent surgery this week on Tuesday to repair a ruptured ligament in the ring finger of his right hand. No timetable for his return to action has been set.
1/2 quarterback sacks and two quarterback pressures. During In his 24-game collegiate career that includes 11 starting assignments, the Charlotte, N.C., native has amassed 60 tackles, 8.0 tackles for loss, 4 1/2 quarterback sacks, three quarterback pressures and one caused fumble.
N.C. Central: Coach LeVelle Moton named Dustin Alpert director of basketball operations. Alpert was director of basketball operations and an assistant coach at NCAA Division II Pfeiffer.
Campbell: After capturing her first individual collegiate title Tuesday at the Golfweek Program Challenge in Pawley’s Island, S.C., Brooke Bellomy was named Big South Conference women’s golfer of the week.
43, as the duo finished the season with a 20-2 mark (9-1 in Southern Conference) and ended the season on a 10-match winning streak.