NYACK, N.Y. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) women's lacrosse team (8-4, 7-0 CACC) coasted to a 21-3 victory at Nyack (5-11, 3-5 CACC) on Wednesday. It was the Rams' fourth straight win.
The score was 1-1 after each team scored within nine seconds of each other at 25:17 and 25:08. Jefferson then netted four consecutive goals for a 5-1 advantage at the 19:10 mark. The Warriors closed the gap to three at 17:52. Junior Sarah von Lange then kicked off an 8-0 run to end the half with her 100th career tally at 17:07. She scored three times during the stretch and sophomore Camryn Sullivan recorded a pair of goals. Von Lange also posted her 100th ground ball in the contest.
The Rams outscored Nyack, 8-1 in the second half. Sophomore Lexi Patania and Sullivan each scored twice in the period. Sophomore Erin Campbell picked up her 100th career draw control at the 20:04 mark. Jefferson had a 25-16 edge in ground balls, 16-10 in draw controls and 35-10 in shots.
- Camryn Sullivan: 5 G, 2 A, 1 GB, 1 CT
- Sarah von Lange: 4 G, 2 A, 3 GB, 7 DC, 2 CT
- Erin Eckert: 2 G, 4 A, 3 GB, 3 DC, 3 CT
- Lexi Patania: 3 G, 1 A, 4 GB
- Teagen Hay: 4 G, 1 GB, 1 CT
- Lauren Najarian: 2 G, 2 A
CACC PLAYOFF PICTURE
The Rams have clinched at least the second seed in the CACC Tournament and will receive a bye to the semifinals. They are currently tied with Georgian Court for first place in the conference. Wilmington (Del.) has also secured a playoff berth while all other teams are still in contention with up to three games remaining in the regular season.
Jefferson Women's Lacrosse battles Georgian Court for first place on Tuesday, April 23. Game time in Lakewood, N.J. is set for 3:30 p.m.