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Women's lacrosse notes: Terps newcomers see action early

Women's lacrosse notes: Terps newcomers see action early

Maryland's season-opening 13-3 win at William & Mary on Saturday introduced six Terps newcomers to the college game, including one sophomore who has been waiting to play for a year.

Defender Meghan Doherty tore her ACL early in 2015 fall ball and had to watch from the sideline all of last season. In the starting lineup Saturday, she helped a stingy defense with two caused turnovers and three ground balls.

"Having that year off was an opportunity for her to watch and learn and Megan's very observant," said Maryland coach Cathy Reese, who played for the same high school as...

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