Football Alums In The NFL
Marist Million
2016 Red Fox Club Golf Outing
Joseph Radin Senior CLASS Award
2016 MAAC Water Polo Championship
Marist Million
Men's Basketball mm
Defend The Den - Football Season Tickets

Women’s Lacrosse Tripped Up In Road Matchup At Vermont

Courtesy: Marist Athletics
Release: February 23, 2013
Print RSS
Article Image
Courtesy: Marist Athletics

BURLINGTON, Vt. - The Marist women's lacrosse team fell victim to a substantial goal run during the middle portion of the game to lose on the road at Vermont by a 16-9 score. Up 5-4 in the first half, the Catamounts rattled off 11 unanswered goals to take control of the game at 15-5. Senior Ashley Miller (Montville, N.J.) led the Red Foxes with four goals, while Lexi Brannigan (Loudonville, N.Y.) aided the attack with two markers of her own.

After falling down early 3-0, Marist fought back with three goals over a 5:43 span from 21:41 to 15:58. Brannigan spearheaded the run with the initial two goals at 21:41 and 17:06. Miller closed out the streak with a score at 15:58.

Vermont halted the Red Foxes' momentum with a single goal at 13:17 by Justine Allen.

Miller restarted Marist's scoring with a goal at 10:58. Fellow senior Amanda Tuck (Mamaroneck, N.Y.) gave the Red Foxes their first lead of the game 3:30 later by a 5-4 margin.

The Catamounts would respond with an 11-0 goal run over the next 16:36 to go up 15-5 and put the Red Foxes in a deficit that they would not be able to overcome in the final 19:13 of the second half.

Marist closed out the game on a 4-1 run with two goals by Miller and single tallies by sophomore Kirsten Viscount (Smithtown, N.Y.) and freshman Kara McHugh (Madison, Conn.) to make the final score 16-9.

For the game, Vermont outshot Marist 34-28 with a 28-19 advantage in shots on goal. The Catamounts also held a 15-12 margin in draw controls and a 12-8 lead in caused turnovers.

Defensively, senior goalie Ashley Casiano (South Windsor, Conn.) finished with a season-high 12 saves, while sophomore Tina Pumo (Oceanside, N.Y.) added a team-high three caused turnovers.

The Red Foxes (0-3) will next be in action on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at home versus Hofstra. The opening draw is slated for 1 p.m.

Live & On-Demand Video