Zips lose fourth in a row
Eric Matzelevich fired a shot from inside the box into the upper right corner to help the Terrapins beat visiting Akron 1-0 on Friday night.
The loss gives the Zips an 0-4 start to the season. Maryland, ranked No. 12 in the country, moves to 2-2.
Akron sweeps at home
The University of Akron won all three games against St. Francis of Pennsylvania on the first day of the Akron Invitational on Friday.
Emily Weigan led the Zips (3-2) with 28 assists and Shelby Fulmer had a team-high nine kills.
Golden Flashes split doubleheader
Kent State won the opener 3-0 over Binghamton before losing the back end to Bryant 3-2 on the first day of the Black Knight Invitational hosted by Army.
Erin Gardner, the national leader in digs, finished the day with 37 digs for the Flashes (6-3).
Morgan Copley also had a big day, tallying 18 kills and seven blocks.