Advertisements
Latest News

Gorman scores four, as TCNJ beats Bowdoin

Follow The Capital Sports Report on WordPress.com

Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

Ewing, N.J. — The College of New Jersey women’s lacrosse team, which is ranked No. 1 overall in the country, has advanced to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Championship. The Lions defeated the visiting Bowdoin College Polar Bears, 13-7, on Saturday afternoon at Lions Stadium.

The Lions have advanced to the Elite Eight in every year of the tournament. This is the second straight year that TCNJ has hosted regionals in back-to-back weekends before the Final Four weekend.

Allie Gorman (Photo by TCNJ Sports Information Department)

Allie Gorman (Photo by TCNJ Sports Information Department)

TCNJ will play the winner of the Franklin & Marshall Diplomats and the Colorado College Tigers at Lions Stadium at 1 pm. Their contest is presently going on with F&M leading 7-3 at 8:56 left in the first half.

TCNJ played the Tigers back on April 22nd when the Lions won 14-4. It has been four years since Franklin & Marshall and TCNJ have not played each other since April 4, 2014, at Lions Stadium when the home team was the victor in overtime, as they won 14-13.

The Lions are 14-4 against Franklin & Marshall all-time. TCNJ is also 4-0 all-time against Colorado College.

TCNJ is 14-2 at home this season. They have not lost at home since they lost to then-No. 1 Gettysburg College Bullets when they lost 9-5 on March 29th.

Franklin & Marshall is 7-2 on the road this season. Colorado College is 5-1 on the road with the aforementioned loss to the Lions.

Allie Gorman led TCNJ with four goals. Olivia Cleale had two goals and two assists, while Kathleen Jaeger and Amanda Muller had two goals and one assist each.

Kacey Donoghue had a goal and an assist, while Abby Flagler and Erin Jaffe had a goal each, Jessica Allen also had an assist.

Lions goalie Miranda Chrone got the win. She made seven saves.

Kara Finnerty and Hannah Hirschfeld had two goals and an assist each. Kate Miller also had two goals for the Polar Bears.

Amanda Anderson also had a goal. Eliza Denious and Sophia Lubrano had an assist each.

Bowdoin used two goalies. Kayli Weiss, who started the game, received the loss after allowing 12 goals and made four saves in 35 minutes and 19 seconds.

Erin Morrissey came in and played the final 24 minutes and 41 seconds, allowing one goal and making five saves.

Advertisements

Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony Caruso III, Publisher at publisher@thecapitalsportsreport.com.

 

Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

 

©2007-2018 The Capital Sports Report. Please honor copyright! Piracy hurts writers, devalues their works, and puts you and your employer at risk of lawsuits. All original materials contained on this website are protected by the United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission.

About Anthony Caruso III (8432 Articles)
Anthony Caruso III is the Publisher of The Capital Sports Report.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.