Women's Lacrosse Outlasted by Gordon College, 18-10

Women's Lacrosse Outlasted by Gordon College, 18-10

WENHAM, Mass. — The Curry College Women's Lacrosse team fell to host Gordon College, 18-10, in Commonwealth Coast Conference action at the Brigham Athletic Complex.

The Fighting Scots (6-6, 3-0 CCC) started the game by scoring five straight goals in the first ten minutes. The Colonels (3-6, 1-2 CCC) responded by scoring three straight goals in the next six minutes to make it a 5-3 game.  Gordon and Curry traded goals over the next few minutes but the Fighting Scots put two more up on the board to head into half time with an 8-4 lead.

Gordon netted the first goal in the second half to make it a 9-4 game.  The Colonels tallied back-to-back tallies in a four-minute span to cut the lead to three goals. That would be the closest the game would get as the Fighting Scots outscored the Colonels 9-4 the rest of the way to seal the win.

Katelyn Dyer tied her career-best with six goals and also had a career-high ten draw controls. She also had four ground balls and two assists. Olivia McCarrick also scored six goals and dished out two assists. Greta Moore scored three goals and dished out a career-best two assists.

Curry was led by Abby Dubel who finished with three points on two goals and one assist. Dubel also had two caused turnovers, five ground balls and six draw controls.  Four Colonel players had two-point efforts on tallies by Kayla Merritt, Allie Wysocki and Katie Parker while Lee Stevens dished out two assists.  Abigail Roy was solid in the midfield as she won five draw controls, scooped up two ground balls and caused two turnovers.

Kaitlyn Ober had seven saves in 52 minutes. Rebecca Resnick stopped two shots in eight minutes of action.  Amy Collard stopped 11 shots in the loss.

Gordon next travels to play Endicott in CCC play April 10 at 4 p.m.  Curry returns to action also on April 10 when they host CCC opponent Roger Williams at 4 p.m.  (Game Recap Courtesy of Gordon Sports Information)