April 24, 2003
Amanda Daniels led all scorers with three goals to help Le Moyne College to a 14-7 MAAC victory over Siena College in women's lacrosse action this afternoon. With the loss the Saints fall to 3-10 overall and 1-3 in conference play while Dolphins improve to 8-4 on the season and 3-1 in league play.
Le Moyne jumped out to a seven-goal lead while holding Siena scoreless for approximately seventeen minutes before the Saints got on the board with 2:32 remaining in the first half on a goal by Karla Gudgel. Siena put one more away in the first, courtesy of Stephanie Petruccelli for a 7-2 halftime score in favor of the Dolphins.
Daniels kicked-off the scoring in the second half, putting Le Moyne up by six before Joan Paul netted her only goal of the afternoon with 19:35 on the clock to cut the Dolphin lead back down to five. Le Moyne answered with a pair of goals, including one from Daniels, for a 10-3 advantage. Each team found the back of the net an additional four more times in the final fifteen minutes of play and the Dolphin captured the 14-7 victory.
Paul led Siena with one goal and three assists. Caitlin Doherty also had a multiple-goal outing scoring two goals. Eleven different Dolphins scored with Daniels leading the way. Colleen Sperry had two goals on the afternoon for Le Moyne.
Siena keeper Mary-Elizabeth Dupelle had an outstanding game in the cage for the Saints with 30 saves. Brandy Payne made nine stops for Le Moyne.
Le Moyne 7 7 14 Siena 2 5 7
Siena: Caitlin Doherty (2G), Joan Paul (1G, 3A), Stephanie Petruccelli (1G, 1A), Karla Gudgel (1G), Kristen Siblia (1G), Isabel Ohanian (1G).
Le Moyne: Amanda Daniels (3G), Colleen Sperry (2G, 1A), Caitlin Lowie (1G, 1A), Tara Walberger (1G, 1A), Ashlyn Maguire (1G), Alecia Audley (1G), Liz Hewitt (1G), Lori Nachman (1G), Christine Canale (1G), Meagan Lawrence (1G), Casey Wooldridge (1G).
Goalies: Siena: Mary-Elizabeth Dupelle (60 min., 14GA, 30 SV) Le Moyne: Brandy Payne (60 min., 7 GA, 9 SV)
Shots: Siena-28, Le Moyne 49 Ground Balls: Siena 20, Le Moyne 45 Draw Controls: Siena-7, Le Moyne 16