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Lacrosse roundup (May 6): James Madison women defeat Towson, 16-10, for CAA title

Lacrosse roundup (May 6): James Madison women defeat Towson, 16-10, for CAA title

Senior attacker Kristen Gaudian and senior midfielder Elena Romesburg combined for nine goals to lead No. 4 James Madison to a 16-10 win over No. 7 Towson to claim the Colonial Athletic Association women's lacrosse championship Sunday in Harrisonburg, Va.

The Dukes (18-1) captured their second straight CAA tournament title and 11th overall. Senior midfielder Haley Warden was named Most Outstanding Performer for the second straight year, becoming the first player to win the award in consecutive seasons.

Junior Natalie Sulmonte scored four goals while freshman Kaitlin Thornton had a goal and three assists for the Tigers (15-4).

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