The win sets a school-record for victories in a season for UMass Boston, surpassing the 1997 total when it finished 6-10-1. UMB also secures the fourth seed in the LEC tournament and will host University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in the quarterfinals on Tuesday, November 4 at the Clark Athletic Center in their first-ever playoff contest with the time of play yet to be announced. Plymouth State will be the tournament's sixth seed and travel to third-seeded Keene State College on November 4 for a 6:00 p.m. start.
Freshman forward Julienne McCuish (Mashpee, MA) crossed to Morales, who unleashed a shot from the top of the 18-yard maker that sailed over the keeper and into the back of the net in the far post for her eighth goal of the season for UMass Boston at 18:01 of the first half.
McRoberts registered her second shutout of the campaign for the Beacons, while freshman goalie Angelina LaBroad (Hampton, NH) made five saves for Plymouth State. The Panthers owned a 17-12 shot advantage on the afternoon.