|Thomas College||St. Joseph's College|
PORTLAND, Maine – Saint Joseph’s College (1-1) toppled Thomas College (0-1), 15-3, in non-conference women’s lacrosse action at Fitzpatrick Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
The Monks controlled play from the start with three goals in the first five minutes and carried a daunting 9-1 cushion into intermission. Saint Joseph’s held sizeable advantages in shots (42-6), ground balls (39-23), draw controls (16-3), and caused turnovers (17-12) in the one-sided contest.
Saint Joseph’s freshman Kaylin Mansir (West Gardiner, Maine) made three saves in the victory while Thomas netminder Sydni Collier (Oakland, Maine) registered 18 saves in the losing effort.
Junior Elyse Caiazzo (Scarborough, Maine/Cheverus) netted five goals with eight ground balls, four draw controls, and a pair of caused turnovers.
Senior Jackie Wilson (Tiverton, R.I.) tallied three goals and an assist with five ground balls, 10 draw controls, and three caused turnovers.
Sophomore Kara Kelly (York, Maine) registered two goals, three assists, seven ground balls, and two caused turnovers.
Sophomore Kayla Kelly (York, Maine) added two goals and two assists.
Freshman Micary Verville (Portland, Maine/Deering) chipped in with three ground balls and three caused turnovers.
Sophomore Samantha Medlin (Kingston, Mass.) contributed a goal and an assist with three ground balls and a pair of caused turnovers.
Alexis Felch (Laconia, N.H.), Lindsey Allen (Jay, Maine), and Sophia LaVallee (Pawling, N.Y.) netted a goal apiece.
Samantha Greenlaw (Windham, Maine) added four ground balls and three caused turnovers.
Tiffany Weeks (Kennebunk, Maine) tallied four ground balls and two caused turnovers.