Marquette Begins Road Swing Saturday at Harvard
March 13, 2014
MILWAUKEE - The Marquette University women’s lacrosse team heads to Boston and will take on Harvard at 11 a.m. Central time on Saturday, March 15 at Soldiers Field Lacrosse Stadium.
A live, video stream is available through the Ivy League Digital Network, as are live statistics courtesy of GoCrimson.com.
The Golden Eagles evened their overall record to 3-3 with a 10-7 victory over Coastal Carolina on Wednesday afternoon at Valley Fields and look to move their record to above .500 with a win. Sophomore midfielder Hayley Baas posted a season-high four goals in the victory against the Chanticleers, while both Julianna Shearer and Kenzie Brown added a pair of tallies.
Baas and freshman attack Amanda Bochniak lead Marquette through the season’s first six contests with 15 points, while Baas sits third on the squad with 13 points on 12 goals and an assist.
The Crimson (2-2) split its first two games in Ivy League play, the most recent of which was a 9-4 loss at Penn on Saturday, March 8. Harvard beat Cornell 10-7 on March 1 and also owns an 18-7 victory over St. Mary’s (Calif.).
Freshman attack Marisa Romeo, who leads the squad with 16 points on the season, scored all four goals in the setback to the Quakers, while senior goalie Kelly Weis posted five saves in the loss.
The meeting between the Golden Eagles and the Crimson is the second game between the two squads, with the previous matchup being an 18-4 Harvard victory on March 19, 2013 in Milwaukee. Marquette trailed 12-1 at the half in that contest and was out-shot 35-9. Harvard senior Micaela Cyr posted a game-high five goals while classmate Danielle Tetreault added four goals.
Following the game at Harvard the Golden Eagles return to the Midwest and will face No. 7 Notre Dame on Wednesday, March 19 at Arlotta Stadium.
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