The Terps christened the newly-renovated Maryland Field Hockey and Lacrosse Complex with a dominant win.
The Terps avenged their loss to the Orange last season and earned their first top-5 win since 2022.
The sister duo combined for one goal and nine assists in the Terps’ Friday win over Saint Joseph’s.
The Terps are looking to improve from a disappointing year where they ranked 43rd in the country in goals per game.
The Terps had high expectations entering the 2023 season, but their talent never coalesced as they fell in the first weekend of NCAA tournament play.
The Terps gave up the last five goals of the game after leading 14-10 with under ten minutes left.
The Terps scored nine goals and shot just 28.1 percent against Northwestern in the Big Ten championship.
The Terps were outscored 7-3 in the second half.
Ahearn has helped the Terps notch the third-best draw percentage in the nation.
The Terps will face Rutgers Thursday for a spot in the Big Ten tournament championship.