Kathryn Dixon scored the final tally for the Green Terror. McDaniel capped a flurry of five goals in the final 20 minutes, netting the game-winning goal with just 1:06 to play for a 3-2 win at Catholic.
McDaniel reentered the latest United Soccer Coaches Mid-Atlantic regional poll. More importantly, however, the Green Terror earned a spot in the NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic regional rankings. The squad earned the No. 9 spot in the initial rankings.
Kristen Upton led the Green Terror with a goal and an assist in addition to keying a defense that posted its sixth shutout of the season. McDaniel scored twice in a 1-minute, 14-second span to break open a 1-0 game and defeat Haverford, 4-0.
he United Soccer Coaches recently released its Team Academic Award winners for 2016-17 and McDaniel was among the Division III teams recognized. The award recognizes outstanding academic achievement by a team with a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or better for the 2016-17 academic year.
Katie Kirschenmann netted the eventual game-winner for the Green Terror, putting the hosts in front 4-2 in the 67th minute. McDaniel tallied a pair of goals in the first 18 minutes of the game to upend No. 6 Swarthmore, 4-3.