Women’s Soccer drops close game to Worcester

Coming in fresh off a tie against Becker, the Rams hosted Worcester State in a MASCAC game on Oct. 20.

Framingham had a good chance to strike first in the 25th minute, but Olivia Mihalek’s shot sailed over the crossbar to keep the game knotted at 0.

A few minutes later, Mihalek had another chance to give the Rams the lead, but a diving stop from the Lancers’ keeper kept the game scoreless.

The Lancers jumped ahead in the 36th minute, when Jenna Martin redirected a pass into the net to make it 1-0.

Jasmine Lees scored her third goal of the season in the 74th minute to tie the game at 1.

Martin scored her second goal of the game in the 83rd minute to give the Lancers the lead with under 10 minutes left to play.

The Rams responded in the 87th minute when Hannah Kane sent a corner kick into the box that Elizabeth Paolucci headed into the back of the net to send the game into overtime.

In the 94th minute, the Lancers earned a free kick. Ali Maldonado beat the Rams’ goalie from 30 yards out to clinch the 3-2 victory for Worcester.

Madison Brown started in net for the Rams and made six saves.

With the loss, the Rams fall to 4-10-1 on the season and 3-3 in the conference.