The Terps improved to 5-0 at home this season.
The junior found the back of the net for the first time in the Terps' 2-1 win over Michigan.
Freshman Katie Altieri led the way for Maryland for much of the race, setting a new personal record.
The Terps reached 3-0 for the first time since 2016 in pulling out a scrappy, ugly victory over the Fighting Illini.
The Terps credited the marching band for their win against Columbia.
The Buckeyes forward headed the winning ball to send the Terps to a loss in their Big Ten opener.
The Terps finished their non-conference schedule undefeated with wins over the Seawolves and the Lions.
"The outcome of this is very disappointing for our group," Terps coach Missy Meharg said.
The kicker nailed the winner in his third attempt of the night from 32 yards out, bringing the Terps to 3-0 for the first time since 2016.
The Terps thwarted the Wolverines' late offensive advances and advance to 5-1 on the season.