Norwich Tops USJ Lax, 14-7

Norwich Tops USJ Lax, 14-7

NORWICH, Verm. – Rachel Foster (Newington, Conn.) scored three goals and Anne Pitoniak (West Haven, Conn.) made 13 saves, but the University of Saint Joseph lacrosse team dropped a 14-7 game Saturday at Norwich in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference game.

Norwich improved to 6-3 overall and 6-2 in the GNAC. St. Joseph is 3-7 overall and 2-5 in the conference.

Norwich outscored USJ 8-1 before the teams played on even terms in the second half. The Cadets outshot the Blue Jays 42-17 for the day.

Erika Leitao (Southington, Conn.) scored two goals for USJ, Dayna Gambino (Newington, Conn.) had a goal and an assist and Hayley Tufano (Farmington, Conn.) scored one goal.

St. Joseph hosts Simmons, Sunday April 13 in a GNAC game beginning at noon.