Albright - 16, Farmingdale State - 6
Reading, Penn. - In a non-conference women's lacrosse game at Albright this afternoon, Farmingdale State was defeated, 16-6. The Rams now sit at 0-5, while the Lions improved to 5-2 on the year.
Albright scored the first six goals of the game until a free-position goal at the 17:11 mark by FSC junior midfielder Sam Shelton (Holtsville, N.Y.) brought the score to 6-1. After Kelly Baumann (South Huntington, N.Y.) tallied a goal for the Lions, Shelton responded with her second free-position score of the first half to keep the Rams' deficit at five, 7-2, with 7:33 on the clock. Albright senior defender Alexis Filmer (East Syracuse, N.Y.) tallied the final goal of the first half as the Lions took an 8-2 advantage into the break.
Albright scored five unanswered to open the second half and increased the lead to 13-2 with 17:16 left to play. The Rams responded with goals by Deanna Iannotta (Lindenhurst, N.Y.), Skylar Steinberg (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) and Jessica Spina (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) to close within eight, 13-5, with 8:34 remaining. The Lions outscored FSC, 3-1, the remainder of the game en route to the 16-6 victory.
For the Rams, Shelton recorded three points on two goals and an assist to go along with a game-high five draw controls, while Steinberg added a goal and an assist.
FSC next will square off against Western New England in Florida on Tuesday, March 19th at 10:00 a.m. While in Florida, the Rams will also face Calvin at Lemon Bay High School in Englewood on Wednesday night at 8:00 p.m.