Immediate Release: March 18, 2008
Contact: Anthony G. Naglieri (email@example.com)
Women's lacrosse falls to visiting Le Moyne 14-9
N.Y. -- Senior attack Whitney Vecchio scored six goals to lead
visiting Le Moyne past Binghamton, 14-9, in women's lacrosse
action Tuesday night at the Bearcats Sports Complex.
Vecchio, the Dolphins scoring leader on the season, finished
with a game-high nine points. She produced five points (three
goals and two assists) in the decisive first half.
Le Moyne scored four of the game's first five goals and led 4-1
at the 15:59 mark. The Bearcats responded with a pair of goals
in a 29 second span to cut the deficit to 4-3. The visitors closed
out the half on a 4-0 run and took an 8-3 lead into halftime.
Le Moyne scored three goals to start out the second half stretching
their lead to 11-3. In the final 20 minutes, the Bearcats turned
up their play outscoring the Dolphins by a 6-3 margin.
Junior Julia Demuth (Jordan,
N.Y.) led Binghamton with three goals. Senior Leanne
(Auburn, N.Y.) and freshman Lisa Illig (Corning,
N.Y.) each added a pair for the Bearcats. Freshman Ali
(Middle Island, N.Y.) had a game-high four assists. On the season,
Castiglie has 11 goals for a team-best 27 points.
Freshmen Beth Moore (Hauppauge,
N.Y.) and Kate Concialdi (Yorktown,
N.Y.) each contributed a goal apiece to round out the scoring
Freshman goalie Lauren Scott (Jarrettsville,
Md.) made the start in the net and recorded five first-half saves.
Senior Sandra Alvarez (Port
Washington, N.Y.) relieved Scott in the second half and finished
with two saves.
Binghamton's (3-6, 0-1 AE) resumes America East play when No.
15 Boston visits the Bearcats Sports Complex. Game time is set
for 4 p.m.