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Maryland field hockey takes aim at ninth NCAA championship, hopes to end title drought

Maryland field hockey takes aim at ninth NCAA championship, hopes to end title drought

Katie O’Donnell was a member of the Maryland field hockey program that captured NCAA championships in 2008 and 2010. But O’Donnell, who now goes by her married name Bam and is an assistant coach for the Terps, has refrained from sharing her memories from those days with the current players.

“I think she’s saving them so that we can experience it for ourselves — whenever that may be,” senior forward Linnea Gonzales said.

Maryland is on the cusp of writing its own storybook ending. The No. 2 seed Terps (21-2) will meet No. 3 seed Princeton (15-4) in an NCAA tournament semifinal at 3:45 p.m. Friday at Trager Stadium in Louisville. Top-seeded North Carolina (21-0) will clash...

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