The Terps couldn't recover from an 8-4 deficit at the half.
The Terps hadn't lost back-to-back games since 2006.
In Libby May's debut, she found the back of the net twice.
Attackers Catie May and Kali Hartshorn each notched four goals in the win.
Julia Braig, Jen Giles and Megan Taylor made the first team.
Potential worries surfaced in the Terps' games before the NCAA tournament — but the team put them to bed with its title win.
Taylor anchored the Terps with 10 saves in their national title win over Boston College.
After coming up clutch frequently at the end of games, the Terps couldn't put it together against Virginia.
“Megan Taylor is awesome,” Boston College attacker Sam Apuzzo said. “[Maryland] was prepared.”
Goalkeeper Megan Taylor led the way with 10 saves.