The ninth-ranked Duke field hockey team went 2-0 this past weekend to improve to 5-1 on the season.
Duke out-shot the Tribe, 15-6 with nine shots on goal. Each team had four penalty corners.
Heather Morris notched her fourth goal of the season to break the scoreless tie in the 26th minute. The 1-0 lead held until the end of the first half. Just six minutes into the second half, W&M tied the score.
On Sunday, the Blue Devils beat their second ranked opponent of the season by beating number 15 Old Dominion, 1-0. They played solid defense and Jessica Buttinger knocked in the game winner in the 65th minute. It was her second goal of the season.
ODU dropped to 1-5, but out-shot Duke 15-10 (and had a 9-4 advantage on corners).
Duke goalie Lauren Blazing tied a career-high with eight saves. She helped anchor the Duke defense that recorded its second shutout of the season.
The Blue Devils continue their home stretch this weekend with non-conference matchups against Northwestern on Friday night and Radford on Sunday.
*The Blue Devils have now allowed just 1.09 goals per game so far this season.