Trinity College 17, Connecticut College
Barone Tallies Two Goals, Two Draws and Two CTs for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.-The Trinity College women´s lacrosse team opened the 2010 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) season Saturday afternoon with a 17-6 victory against Connecticut College in New London. Fueled by a 7-to-0 first half run, the Bantams carried a 10-4 lead into the break and never looked back.
Megan Leonhard (Summit, N.J.) erupted with five goals to lead the visitors. Junior midfielder Rachel Romansky (Hampstead, N.H.) notched seven points with four goals and three assists for the winning side. Kristin Phelps (Sudbury, Mass.) scored three goals for the Bantams.
Connecticut College sophomore Hope Barone (North Kingstown, R.I.) netted two goals and added two draw controls along with a pair of caused turnovers in the contest. Junior Abby Hill (Stoneham, Mass.) contributed a goal and an assist and three ground balls for the Camels. Rookie midfielder Brianna Miller (Sudbury, Mass.) dished out a pair of assists for the hosts.
Sophomore net-minder Stephanie Fisher (Brunswick, Maine) stopped two shots in the victory for Trinity. Connecticut College sophomore Ashleigh Kowtoniuk (Johnstown, Pa.) finished with 10 saves and a team-high four ground balls in goal for the hosts.
Trinity will resume play this Wednesday with a 5:00 p.m. game against Endicott College in Hartford, Conn. The Camels will clash with the Green Terror of McDaniel College in a Sunshine State showdown this Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. in Orlando, Fla.
March 13, 2010