Women's Lacrosse Downs Smith College, 16-1, To Adavance In NEWMAC Tournament
April 28, 2005 -- Springfield College junior forward Rachel Lampros (Boxborough, Mass.)
tallied five goals as the Pride defeated Smith College, 16-1, in the first round of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Tournament tonight at Benedum Field.
The Pride will take on Wellesley College this Saturday at 2:30 pm in the semifinals of the NEWMAC Tournament hosted by Wheaton College.
Lampros put the Pride (10-5) ahead, 1-0, before a Smith (2-13) goal by Betsy Nickle tied the game with 23:43 remaining in the first half. The Pride finished the first half with 11 unanswered goals, including four consecutive tallies by senior forward Erin Looney (West Springfield, Mass.)
to take a commanding 12-1 lead after the first half.
Smith goalkeeper Sara Smith recorded 22 saves for the Pioneers, but it was not enough as the Pride added four goals in the second half, for the 16-1 final.
Head Coach Kristen Mullady
Kristen Mullady ‘00, enters her fifth 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 back to back NEWMAC titles in 2012 and 2013. Read more
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