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Sept. 28, 1997

Gentile Overtime Goal Lifts Boston College over Holy Cross

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - Junior forward Katie Gentile (Kittery Point, Maine) scored on a breakaway with 7:47 left in the second overtime to lift Boston College (5-3) to a 1-0 victory over Holy Cross (5-3) at Alumni Stadium. Gentile beat Holy Cross goalkeeper Maquel Salley (23 saves) for the lone score in 92 minutes of play. It was the second overtime victory this season for Boston College. On September 16, the Eagles defeated Boston University, 3-2. Boston College outshot Holy Cross, 27-8, including 13-1 in the overtime periods. Freshman goalkeeper Stacy Cichaski (Northampton, Mass.) had three saves for the Eagles.

Boston College (5-3)    0   0   0   1   - 1
Holy Cross (5-3)        0   0   0   0   - 0
Scoring Summary
Team    Half    Time        Goal (Assist)
BC      2 OT    7:13        Katie Gentile (unassisted) 
Goalkeeper Saves
BC  - Stacy Cichaski, 92 min., 3 saves
HC  - Maquel Salley, 92 min., 23 saves
Shots on Cage           Penalty Corners
BC - 27                 BC - 15
HC - 8                  HC - 6

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