Team Effort Brings Lacrosse Back-to-Back Wins Over Cougars, 12-6
LINKS: Box Score
NYACK, NY - Nyack defeated Caldwell for the second time this week to take the season seirese 2-0. Six Lady Warriors recorded goals in a collaborative effort to top the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) visitors from Caldwell College by a final score of 12-6. The win improves Nyack's overall record to 3-12 with the Cougars falling 0-11 on the year.
Score: Nyack 12 | Caldwell 6
CACC: Nyack (2-9) | Caldwell (0-11)
Location: Mosley Field | Nyack, NY
Inside The Game:
The team played with control and intensity. The first period highlighted Captain Lauren Lebo scoring the first goal of the game, followed by a free position goal by Sophomore Sarah Burnside (2-0). The Warriors and Cougars alternated through a series of turnovers for the next ten minutes until Caldwell was fouled and scored off a free position shot (2-1). The Lady Warriors then took possession of the ball to net three consecutive goals as Hee Jae Ko assisted Grace Orbine in the first, while Lebo made a free position goal and Orbine again for the third (5-1). Caldwell would return with a goal (5-2), however the Warriors would respond by scoring three more times with 6:37 left in regulation. Warrior Orbine and Amanda Carter successfully scored off their FPGs, while Lebo scored once again for safe measure, leaving the score 8-2 by the end of the period.
Lacrosse returns to the field again on Saturday April 19 to host the University of Bridgeport in a non-conference match beginning at 1PM. The Warriors will also be recognizing the 2014 graduating seniors.