Morales' first goal of the year in the 52nd minute was all the Terps needed to break a three-game tie streak.
Copetti's 72nd minute penalty was saved as the Terps were shut out for the second time this season.
Copetti transferred from a smaller program to Maryland last season, but he's already stepping into a leadership role for the Terps.
The Terps recorded their second clean sheet of the season but couldn't find a breakthrough against the Rams.
Through four games, Meghan Ryan Nemzer has leaned on the Terps' first-year players to play meaningful roles.
The Terps' coach has been experimenting with different combinations of attackers.
The Terps need to be more intentional about closing out games, per coach Meghan Ryan Nemzer.
Kimani Stewart-Baynes notched his first collegiate goal and assist as the Terps recorded their first win of 2023.
Terps freshman Lisa McIntyre scored her first two career goals but also committed a costly penalty.
The Terps didn’t score on any of their seven corners and mustered just two shots in the dreary opener.