Women's Lacrosse rally falls short at Mass Maritime

Briana Lancia

BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. --- The Becker College women's lacrosse team saw their three game winning streak come to an end on Tuesday night as they suffered their first loss of the season in a 16-8 loss to the Massachusetts Maritime Academy at Clean Harbors Stadium in Buzzards Bay.

THE BASICS
March 26, 2019
Clean Harbors Stadium, Buzzards Bay, Mass.
Score: Mass Maritime 16, Becker 8
Records: Buccaneers of Mass Maritime 5-3 | Hawks of Becker 3-1

FOR THE HAWKS
• Freshman attacker Clare Conway (Billerica, Mass. / Billerica Memorial) continued to find the back of the net for Becker, as she scored four goals with one assist and three ground balls.
• Freshman attacker Briana Lancia (Cheshire, Mass. / Hoosac Valley) finished with two goals and one assist.
• Junior midfielder Cassandra Nelson (Exeter, N.H. / Exeter) finished with one assist and one draw control. Nelson's DC gives her exactly 100 career draw controls, ranking her seventh all-time in school history.
• Sophomore defender Katherine Capobianco (North Andover, Mass. / North Andover) scored one goal, assisted on another and recorded three draw controls and two groundballs.
• Freshman defender Kylian Kelly (Shrewsbury, Mass. / Shrewsbury) was a demon on the defensive end, tallying a game-high five caused turnovers with two ground balls, three draw controls and one assist.
• Sophomore attacker Arianna Calouro (East Providence, R.I. / East Providence) scored the first goal of the game for the Hawks.
• Senior goalkeeper Nikolle Storey (Cumberland, Maine / Kents Hill) finished with 14 saves.

TURNING POINT
• Down 3-0 early on, the Hawks rallied to go up 5-4 just before halftime. But in the second half, it was all Buccaneers as Becker took their first loss of the season.
• Becker's 3-0 winning streak to start their season comes to an end. It is the best start in the history of the program.

UP NEXT
The Hawks are back on the field on Saturday when they travel to Anna Maria College to face their crosstown rivals in a 1:00 p.m. game.

KEEP UP WITH THE HAWKS
Follow the Hawks all season long! Go to http://www.beckerhawks.com and follow us on Twitter: @BeckerAthletics , Instagram: @beckercollegeathletics and Facebook: @BeckerCollegeAthletics