CNU tops women's lacrosse in non-conference clash

Kelsi Trevisan shooting in a lacrosse game

Newport News, Va. -- The University of Lynchburg women's lacrosse team took an early lead but fell behind before halftime, eventually dropping a 15-8 non-conference game at Christopher Newport Wednesday.

Junior attackman Kelsi Trevisan (West Chester, Pa.) scored five goals and made an assist to lead the Hornets, while junior attackman Carly Sandler (Kennebunk, Maine) chipped in two goals.

Junior goalie Emmy Yarmy (New Rochelle, N.Y.) made a career-best 15 saves in goal for Lynchburg.

Sophomore midfielder Maysn Whitten (Charlottesville, Va.) made two assists for the Hornets.

Zoe Dyer and Cat Leighty led CNU with four goals apiece.

 

THE RUNDOWN

Final: Christopher Newport 15, Lynchburg 8

Records: Christopher Newport 6-5, Lynchburg 3-4

Venue: Captains Field, Christopher Newport University, Newport News, Va.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • After CNU took an early lead, Trevisan scored a pair of unassisted goals to put the Hornets ahead, 2-1, at the 24:15 mark in the first half.

  • Lynchburg took a 4-2 lead on goals by Sandler and senior midfielder Hannah Creasey (Virginia Beach, Va.), the latter assisted by Trevisan.

  • Christopher Newport took over in the final 20 minutes of the half, scoring four unanswered goals to take a 6-4 lead into the break.

  • The Captains poured it on in the second half, making it a 6-0 run with consecutive goals to open the period and outscoring Lynchburg, 9-4, in the period.

 

LOOKING AHEAD

The Hornets will open Old Dominion Athletic Conference play on the road Saturday, March 30 with a 1 p.m. first draw at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Va. Lynchburg is 4-2 against the league's other Hornets since SU joined the conference in 2013.

--LYN--

Wed Aug 21
7:30 PM
Randolph
vs. Lynchburg
Scrimmage
Sat Aug 24
11:30 AM
Lynchburg
at Virginia St.
Scrimmage
Sat Aug 24
12:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Shippensburg
Scrimmage
Fri Aug 30
at Liberty University Challenge
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Fri Aug 30
3:30 PM
Mary Baldwin
vs. Lynchburg
@ Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. Route 42 Classic
Fri Aug 30
5:30 PM
Bryn Mawr
vs. Lynchburg
@ Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. Route 42 Classic
Fri Aug 30
7:00 PM
Roanoke
vs. Lynchburg
Shellenberger Classic -- Non-conference match
Sat Aug 31
10:00 AM
Meredith
vs. Lynchburg
@ Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. Route 42 Classic
Sat Aug 31
1:00 PM
Lebanon Valley
vs. Lynchburg
Sat Aug 31
2:00 PM
Catholic
vs. Lynchburg
@ Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. Route 42 Classic
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7:30 PM
Randolph
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7:00 PM
Roanoke
vs. Lynchburg
Shellenberger Classic -- Non-conference match
Sat Sep 07
5:00 PM
Maryville (Tenn.)
vs. Lynchburg
@ Salem, Va. Roanoke Invitational
Sun Sep 08
4:30 PM
Regent
vs. Lynchburg
Wed Sep 11
7:00 PM
Mary Washington
vs. Lynchburg
Fri Sep 13
7:00 PM
Oglethorpe
vs. Lynchburg
Wed Sep 18
7:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Chris. Newport
Sat Sep 21
1:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Catholic
Wed Sep 25
7:00 PM
Washington and Lee
vs. Lynchburg
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Sat Sep 28
6:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Roanoke
Wed Oct 02
4:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Bridgewater (Va.)
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3:00 PM
Lynchburg
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@ Salem, Va. Roanoke College Kickoff
Sun Sep 01
3:00 PM
Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.)
vs. Lynchburg
@ Salem, Va. Roanoke College Kickoff
Sat Sep 07
12:00 PM
Maryville (Tenn.)
vs. Lynchburg
Shellenberger Classic -- Match 1
Sun Sep 08
2:00 PM
Kalamazoo
vs. Lynchburg
Shellenberger Classic -- Match 3
Sat Sep 14
11:00 AM
Lynchburg
vs. Emory
@ Demorest, Ga. Piedmont Invitational
Sun Sep 15
11:00 AM
Lynchburg
at Piedmont
Piedmont Invitational
Wed Sep 25
6:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Chris. Newport
Sat Sep 28
1:00 PM
Lynchburg
at Washington and Lee
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1:00 PM
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