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Oct. 17, 1997

Fitzgerald Goal Lifts Boston College Past Stanford, 2-1

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - Senior back Marion Fitzgerald scored off a penalty corner as time expired to lift 15th-ranked Boston College past Stanford, 2-1, at Alumni Stadium. The goal was Fitzgerald's seventh of the season and fifth in her last four games.

With the victory, Boston College improves to 9-5, while Stanford drops to 9-5.

Boston College's Andrea Durko scored her eighth goal of the season to open the scoring with 6:24 left in the first half. Stanford tied the score at one with 7:58 remaining in the contest as Carey Cloyd scored off an assist from Mallory Chambers.

Boston College (9-5)    1   1   - 2
Stanford (9-5)          0   1   - 1
Scoring Summary
BC  1   28:36       Andrea Durko (Katie Gentile)
SU  2   27:02       Carey Cloyd (Mallory Chambers)
BC  2   35:00       Marion Fitzgerald (Andrea Durko/Anne Marie Ambros)
Goalkeeper Saves
BC      Stacy Chicaski, 70 min., 4 saves
SU      Kelly Naylor, 70 min., 4 saves
Shots on Cage           Penalty Corners
BC - 12                 BC - 8
SU - 6                  SU - 4

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