No. 18 Mary Washington Gets by Oneonta

The 18th ranked University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team used four goals and one assist from sophomore Keller Torrey (Roswell, Ga., Centennial), as the Eagles upended SUNY Oneonta, 14-11, on Tuesday morning on the island of St. Croix. Freshman Maggie Nunn added three goals for UMW, who improves to 3-2 on the season.

The Eagles jumped ahead by scoring the first four goals of the game, including two from senior Katie Wallis (Cypress, Texas, Cy-Creek). but Oneonta roared back, scoring five of the next six goals to tie the score at 5-5 with 13:40 left in the first half. Torrey scored twice in the final 11 minutes as the Eagles outscored Oneonta, 4-2, to take a 9-7 halftime advantage.

The second half saw Oneonta come out swinging, tying the score at 9-9 with 23 minutes left. But the Eagles were able to score the next five goals to put the game away, led by two from Torrey.

The Eagles were outshot, 32-24, and saw junior Danielle Guigli (Wellesley, Mass., Wellesley) record 11 saves.

UMW will face Rochester Institute of Technology on Friday at 10:00 a.m. in St. Croix.

2011-03-02



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