Women's Lacrosse Too Much For Keene State, 14-8
, March 25, 2004 – Springfield College junior forward Erin Looney (West Springfield, Mass.)
scored seven goals and added one assist to lead the Pride to a 14-8 win over Keene State in women’s lacrosse action this afternoon on Benedum Field.
Sophomore forward Holly Carmody (Wayland, Mass.)
added a goal and five assists for SC, while freshman forward Heidi Eidse (Bryn Athyn, Pa.)
chipped in three goals and an assist, all in the second half.
The Pride opened the game with six unanswered goals, including three by Looney that were assisted by Carmody, for a 6-0 lead with 10:28 remaining in the first half.
Keene State (2-2) would cut the lead to four on goals by sophomore forward Kristal Lundegaard (Babylon, N.Y.)
at the 8:31 mark, and junior forward Michelle Mason (Fairport, N.Y.)
with 6:48 to go in the half.
Springfield freshman midfielder Melissa Pond (Wayland, Mass.)
scored a goal with :25 on the clock, before Owl senior forward Erin Mehner (Stamford, Conn.)
slipped in a goal with :04 remaining, as the Pride led, 7-3, after 30 minutes of play.
Mehner would net her second-consecutive goal only 1:34 into the stanza, before two straight goals by Looney gave SC a 9-4 advantage, with 23:31 remaining in the game.
The Pride would outscore Keene State, 5-3, over the final 14 minutes of the game, including three tallies by Eidse, to lead SC to its second-consecutive victory of the week.
Keene State senior forward Natalie Kent (Billerica, Mass.)
led the way for the Owls with three goals, while senior goalie Jamie Litch (Addison, Vt.)
made 12 stops in goal.
SC sophomore Shannah Paddock (Dayton, Ohio)
earned a win in her first career start in goal, making 10 saves.
SC (2-1) returns to action Saturday, March 27, hosting MIT in its NEWMAC opener at 1:00 p.m. in its third-straight game in the friendly confines of Benedum Field.
Head Coach Kristen Mullady
Kristen Mullady ‘00, enters her fourth season as the head women’s lacrosse coach at Springfield College. A former standout for Springfield’s women’s lacrosse team, Mullady led Springfield to the NEWMAC Championship in 2012. Read more
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