Women's Lacrosse Hits the Road for First Time in 2005
GW vs. Mount St. Mary's Preview
March 12, 2005
WASHINGTON, DC - The GW women's lacrosse team (1-1) will look to get back on the winning track when they play Mount St. Mary's (1-2) at Clark Field on the campus of Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, PA on Sunday, March 13 at 1:00 p.m. The game was moved due to unplayable field conditions at Mount St. Mary's.
The Colonials are aiming to rebound from their first loss of the season, 8-6, versus George Mason on March 10.
Seniors Heidi Mayer and Jamie Lee led GW against the Patriots, tallying two goals each, while sophomore Laura Hostetler notched two points with two assists. Hostetler leads the team with eight total points (6g, 2a). Mayer and senior captain Meghan McDonough, who was selected as an InsideLacrosse.com Honorable Mention Player of the Week on March 10, rank second on the squad with four points apiece.
Mount St. Mary's has lost two of its first three games this year. The Mount knocked of Lehigh on March 10 to post its first victory of the campaign. Both of its losses have come against ranked foes. The Mount dropped its season-opener versus No. 5 Georgetown then lost to No. 8 North Carolina.
The Mount is averaging just 5.0 goals per game in their first three outings. Kirby Day and Casey Paris lead the squad with four points each. Erin LeMotte, Nicole Di'Angleo and Lauren Reymann are the Mount's top scorers with three goals each. Naomi Campano Radio will likely start in the cage for Mount St. Mary's. She has made 39 saves this season and owns a .542 save percentage.
The two teams have met twice previously with each squad winning once. The Colonials won the most recent pairing, 16-6, on April 25, 2004.