DU Lacrosse Finishes Regular Season With 15-9 Win at La Salle
April 30, 2016
Duquesne's lacrosse team ended a three-game losing streak at La Salle with a 15-9 victory over the Explorers Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia.
The Red and Blue took a 10-2 lead into the intermission on the strength of a Shaw hat trick. La Salle however cut the lead to 10-6 with 13:35 remaining, then again to 12-8 with 4:04 left before three straight Duquesne goals put the decision out of reach.
Jenna Bishop posted 11 saves in goal, Macy Marafioti had a game-high four ground balls, Kaitlyn DeHaven chipped in a game-high four draw controls and Meredith and Millie Micho each contributed three caused turnovers.
The third-seeded Dukes (9-7, 7-2 A10), will play sixth-seeded Richmond (7-9, 3-6) Thursday, May 5 at 1:00 pm in the opening game of the2016 Atlantic 10 Championship. The Championship is being hosted by Duquesne May 5-8 at Rooney Field.