ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. - St. Mary's College of Maryland women's lacrosse (7-7, 1-2 CAC) was downed 12-5 by the No. 7 Mary Washington Eagles (12-2, 3-1 CAC) on Saturday (Apr. 13) afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action.
St. Mary's - 5, No. 7 Mary Washington - 12
How It Happened
The Seahawks started the game strong with three unanswered goals for a 3-0 lead at the 15:04 mark of the opening half. Ali Collie, Jayne Barkman, and Caitlin Katchmar beat the opposing goalkeeper for scores. Trailing 3-0, the Eagles stormed back with a five goal scoring burst to end the half. St. Mary's College trailed Mary Washington 5-3 at halftime.
The Eagles began the second half with three-straight goals and pulled out to an 8-3 lead. The Seahawks responded with a goal from Sydni Thacker to temporarily slow down the Eagles momentum. Next, Mary Washington strung together a four goal run and captured a commanding 12-4 advantage with 5:44 remaining in regulation. St. Mary's College continued to fight and eventually tallied their final score of the game at the 3:58 mark. Lucy Gussio streaked through the middle of the Eagle defense for the goal.
Inside the Box Score
Katchmar led the Seahawks on the offensive end with two points from one goal and one assist.
Up Next for the Seahawks
Apr. 17 vs. Christopher Newport - 4:00 p.m. | Capital Athletic Conference contest | Jamie L. Roberts Stadium
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