FINAL SCORE: Albertus Magnus 17 | Newbury 2
TEAM RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (2-0) | Daniel Webster (0-2)
Nashua, N.H. – Freshman Korina Zelaya (Trumbull, Conn.) and junior Nikki Kern (Wallingford, Conn.) recorded a team-high four goals as the Albertus Magnus College women's lacrosse team improved to 2-0 on the season following Thursday's 17-2 non-conference win over Daniel Webster College on the campus of Rivier University.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Daniel Webster struck again at the 23:29 mark to cut the lead in half, 4-2, but Albertus Magnus would close out the half with a 7-0 run.
After the halftime break, Albertus Magnus picked up where they left off as the Falcons outscored the Eagles 5-0 to close out the game with the 17-2 non-conference win.
Zelaya led the Falcons in the second half scoring two of the five goals while Kern, Alex Chan (Monroe, N.Y.) and Kaitlin D'Agostino (Hamden, Conn.) each collected a goal, respectively.
- Albertus Magnus outshot the Nighthawks 36-7 as well as held a 19-8 edge in ground balls.
- Lexie Fenn (Oakville, Conn.) earned her second win of the season after she netted five saves over 60 minutes of play.
- Daniel Webster posted 12 draw controls while the Falcons recorded eight.
- Albertus Magnus went 4-of-8 in free position shots and 10-of-18 in clear attempts.
- Diamond Majett of Daniel Webster posted 14 saves in the loss.
The Falcons return to action this Saturday, March 25th against Simmons. Game time is set for 11 a.m.