USMMA Falls to Scranton Senior Day
Kings Point, NY - Alexandra Winfree (Millstone, NJ) scored twice but the USMMA women's lacrosse team dropped a 19-4 decision to Scranton in the 2014 season finale at Brooks Stadium. Before the game the Mariners honored the program's five graduating seniors: Alexandra Winfree, Grace Mariani (Amherst, NY), Shannen Dunn (Bourne, MA), Katie Noonan (Charlottesville, VA), and Erin Hofstetter (Walnut Creek, CA).
Scranton (6-8, 3-3 Landmark) notched the first seven goals of the game and opened up a 15-1 advantage at the halftime intermission. Kerry Sullivan and Erin Goss both paced the Royals with four goals on the day. Erin Green also had a hat trick on the day and finished with four points for the visitors.
USMMA (1-10, 0-6 Landmark) got goals from both Winfree and Noonan in their senior day send-off. Emily Finnin (Littleton, CO) accounted for the remaining Mariners goal as the Royals outscored USMMA just 4-3 in the second half. Mariani and Hofstetter both tallied two caused turnovers for the USMMA defense.
The Mariners picked up their first win in program history this season as they look ahead to the 2015 season.