On Friday night Wake Forest began ACC play against Maryland. The Terrapins, 4-2 on the year hung in with the Deacons for awhile, but in the end Wake Forest proved why they have earned a top ten ranking, scoring two goals in the second half to win the game.
The Demon Deacon's Katherine Winstead scored in the first half to take an early 1-0 lead. Just before halftime however, Maryland came back with a goal to tie the game 1-1. In the second half Wake Forest received another goal by Katherine Winsted and later Melanie Schneider found the back of the net giving the Deacs a 3-1 lead.
Pictures from Friday night's game vs Maryland are below...
Deacons defend inside their own box
Spry Stadium late into Friday Night's Game
Coaches shake hands after Wake Forest's 3-1 victory
Melanie Jeffries, one of the Deacs' goalkeepers, signs autographs at the team's autograph session after the game