"They played awesome, and it was just really exciting."
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.
The Terps scored 25 goals for the first time in 15 years.
The Wildcats drew within two in the second half, but the Terps pulled away with a 9-0 run to close the game.
Northwestern upset the Terps in the Big Ten tournament championship on May 5. Now, a rematch looms.