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Johnson Scores 100th goal, Lynn Women Dominate Lincoln Memorial 17-4

Written by Lee Roggenburg on . Posted in , , , .

via Lynn press release/website


BOCA RATON, Fla. – The 20th-ranked Lynn University women’s lacrosse team scored the first eight goals and never looked back as it dominated Lincoln Memorial, 17-4, in its 2024 opener Tuesday afternoon. The Fighting Knights have now won their last four season openers and their only loss came in 2020, the first year in program history.
– The Fighting Knights led in shots (30-9) and draw controls (18-5) and were nearly perfect on clears (12-of-13)
– Lynn held the Rail Splitters to just two goals in the second quarter and one each in the third and fourth quarters
– Junior Kristyn Johnson scored the game’s first two goals, both inside the opening minute to reach the 100 career goal milestone
– Junior Mallory Jarka assisted both of Johnson’s goals and later scored two of her own as Lynn led 8-0 with 2:19 left in the first frame
– The hosts later added a 6-0 scoring run for a 15-3 advantage late in the third
– Sophomore Liz Clagett scored two goals in the first quarter and added two more during the 6-0 run
– Freshman Angelia Huggins, freshman Hannah Connors and junior Jordyn McCullough scored the final three goals for the Blue & White to set the final at 17-4
– Johnson finished with three goals and two assists
– Clagett scored four times with one assist and six draw controls
– Sophomore Rebecca Clark scored twice with one assist, two ground balls, three caused turnovers and four draw controls
– Jarka added two goals and two assists
– Sophomore Isabella Connelly led all players with seven draw controls
– Sophomore Katelyn Andrews and freshman Reagan Stewart each played 30 minutes in goal
– Lynn hosts No. 7 Rollins this Sunday at 1:00 pm