Lions drop NEWMAC tilt to Beavers

Lions drop NEWMAC tilt to Beavers

THE BASICS 

Score: Babson 19, Emerson 6
Records: Emerson Lions (0-12, 0-6 NEWMAC) ; Babson Beavers (8-7, 5-1 NEWMAC)
Location: Boston, Mass. (Rotch Field)
Date: Saturday April 21st, 2018
The Lead: The Emerson Lions Women's Lacrosse team dropped a NEWMAC matchup against the visiting Beavers of Babson College of Saturday, April 21, 2018.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • Lexi Lenaghan scored three goals and tallied four assists for the Beavers to lead the team.
  • Taylor Thorbahn chipped in five goals and two assists for Babson.
  • Babson outshot the lions 40-11, putting 37 of them on target.
  • Kristina Modica (East Moriches, N.Y.) made 18 saves on the day for Emerson.
  • Jenna Tomsky's (Clinton, N.J.) hat trick led the way for the Lions.
  • Sophia Gripari (London, U.K.) chipped in two assists and a goal for Emerson.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Babson grabbed an early lead and continued to build on it, putting the Lions in a 6-0 hole with 15 minutes remaining in the first half.
  • Emerson grabbed the next two, with goals by Tara Windsor (Palm City, Fla.) and Tomsky to cut the lead to four.
  • The Beavers closed the half on a 4-1 run to give Babson a 10-3 lead at half.
  • Sophia Gripari scored off of the draw control to grab one back for the Lions, just 13 seconds into the second half.
  • Babson rattled off four goals before a goal by Tomsky stopped the run with her second goal of the game.
  • The Beavers closed the game on a 5-1 run, ending the game with a score of 19-6.

UP NEXT

  • Emerson travels to Wellesley College for a NEWMAC Matchup on Wednesday, April 25 at 4:00pm.
  • Babson will take on Wheaton College away from their home turf on Wednesday, starting at 7:00pm.

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