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Women’s Lacrosse Wins Fifth Straight, Defeats Slippery Rock

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via Lynn press release/website


BOCA RATON, Fla. – Junior Sydney Hill and sophomore Kristyn Johnson each scored four goals with one assist as the 14th-ranked Lynn women’s lacrosse team rolled past Slippery Rock, 15-8, Sunday at Bobby Campbell Stadium.
The victory is the fifth straight for the Fighting Knights and they are outscoring their opponents by over 10 goals during that stretch.
– The Fighting Knights rallied from a 7-6 halftime deficit with a run of seven-straight goals that gave the hosts a 13-7 cushion midway through the fourth
– Lynn closed the game with the final two goals to set the final at 15-8
– The Fighting Knights outshot the Rock, 27-19, and finished 20-of-22 on clears attempts
– The Fighting Knights opened the game with three goals for a 3-0 cushion at 9:25
– Junior Lauren Dickson scored at 14:05, sophomore Mallory Jarka connected on a shot at 11:55 and Johnson scored at 9:25
– Johnson scored off an assist from Hill with 12:24 showing in the second quarter for a 6-4 lead
– The Rock rebounded with three-straight goals to close out the first half with a 7-6 advantage
– The second half was a different story as Lynn took control by outscoring the Rock 9-1
– Johnson started the rally with the first goal just 32 seconds into the third quarter
– Hill scored three-straight goals and Johnson capped the seven-goal run with her final tally of the game with 6:38 left in the fourth
– Freshman Elizabeth Clagett scored with 4:33 left and Hill capped the afternoon with the game’s final goal with 1:06 showing
– Jarka contributed three goals
– Dickson finished with one goal and two assists
– Clagett scored twice and added an assist
– Graduate student Ciara Moorman picked up her second win of the season with three saves in 30 minutes of play in the second half
– Lynn hosts New Haven this Wednesday at 4:00 pm