Castine, ME – The UMPI Owls competed in their first North Atlantic Conference match of the year vs Maine Maritime Academy. The Owls were unable to put points up on the Mariners as they lost the game 3-0, giving them a 0-1 NAC record.
The Mariners were able to strike early with a goal in the 9th-minute. The Mariners were able to put more shots on the remainder of the half, although the Owls defense allowed only five of the 15 shot attempts to be on goal, and only allowing one goal early on. Keith Mank (Raymond, ME) in goal for the Owls, continued to work hard in his impressive performance as the shots continued for the Mariners in the second half. MMA was able to score two more goals in the 56th and 84th minutes, of their 18 shots in the second half.
The Owls will finish the weekend hosting Fisher College Falcons in UMPI's first home game of the year.