Release: March 23, 2006
Contact: Anthony G. Naglieri (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Binghamton women's lacrosse falls on the road to Siena 12-5
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y.-- Siena College
(1-5) built a 6-0 halftime margin and never looked back on its
way to a 12-5 victory over Binghamton (2-6) in a non-conference
tilt Thursday afternoon at Union College.
Junior attacker Christina Pampalone tallied a game-high three
goals and an assist to lead the host Saints in securing their
first victory of the season.
The Bearcats recorded the first two scores of the second stanza
to narrow the margin to 6-2, but they would draw no closer as
Siena's strong start was too much to overcome. On the afternoon,
the Saints outshot Binghamton 38-28 while winning the ground
ball battle by a 51-39 margin.
For Binghamton, junior attacker
Grose (Yorktown Heights, N.Y.) led the way with two goals
and an assist while classmate Anna Riordan
(Yorktown Heights, N.Y.) added a goal, two assists and a team-high
Demuth (Jordan, N.Y.) also chipped in with a pair of finishes
for the second time in as many games, bringing her season total
Sophomore goalie Sandra Alvarez (Port
Washinton, N.Y.) made 10 saves in net for Binghamton.
After playing their first eight contests on the road, the Bearcats
finally return to Binghamton for their home opener against St.
Francis (Pa.) on Wednesday afternoon at 4 p.m.
Notes: Binghamton is now 2-2 all-time against Siena...
Today's contest ends a grueling six-game, 12-day stretch for
the Bearcat women... The game was originally scheduled to be
played in Binghamton, but inclement weather forced the move to