Lacrosse Upended by Yellow Jackets

Lacrosse Upended by Yellow Jackets

ASHLAND, Va. --- With only two remaining Old Dominion Athletic Conference matches on the schedule, Vixen lacrosse concluded the week's league games on the road at Randolph-Macon College.

The Yellow Jackets flew out of the gate and took and early lead from which the Vixens could not recover.  Allison Hassard (Greensboro, N.C. / Grimsley) and Reba Gagne (Old Lyme, Conn. / Old Lyme) scored two goals a piece, but R-MC put 10 players in the scoring column en route to the 22-5 ODAC win.

First-year Emily Williams (Zionsville, Ind. / Zionsville Community) played the full hour in goal for the Vixens.  The lacrosse record now moves to 3-10 overall and 1-7 in the ODAC.

SBC returns to campus on Sunday, April 13 for the 32nd annual alumnae lacrosse game.  Prior to that contest, current and alumnae players will gather in Protho Dining Hall for a celebration brunch honoring 100 years of lacrosse at the College.  The alumnae game will start at 1 p.m. on Babcock Field.

Next week SBC wraps up regular season competition with two ODAC matches.  On Tuesday, April 15 the team travelse to Lexington, Va. for a date with the Generals and on Thursday, April 17, SBC hosts the Bridgewater College Eagles.  Both games are scheduled for 5 p.m. starts.

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