@DuqLax Falls to La Salle 21-11
April 21, 2017
TEAM RECORDS: DUQ (2-13, 0-7 A-10) // LAS (7-8, 3-4 A-10)
DUQ STARTERS: Petrosky // Dawley // Hart // Drotar // Battles // Blackburn // Gubler // Micho // Vacanti // Buettner
KEEPERS OF RECORD: DUQ: McMinimee (2-11) // LAS: Loughlin (1-2)
Courtney Battles and Jill Vacanti each netted three goals in the Duquesne lacrosse team's 21-11 loss to La Salle Friday afternoon on Rooney Field.
1H: La Salle's Nicole Black put the Explorers on the board with a goal at 28:26, however Courtney Battles would quickly answer, scoring at the 28:16 mark to level the match at 1-1. La Salle went on to score the next four, extending its lead to 5-1 with 23:33 left. Three unanswered goals by the Dukes (DeHaven, Buettner, Battles) brought Duquesne within one at 5-4 with 15:22 to go. A La Salle goal with 14:47 left extended the Explorers lead to 6-4, but back-to-back goals from Vacanti and then Battles tied the match at 6-6 with 7:53 remaining. La Salle scored four of the last five goals of the half to take a 10-7 lead going into halftime.
UP NEXT: The Dukes travel to Washington, D.C. to face George Washington (2-12, 1-6 A-10) on Sunday at 1 p.m.