Hopkins women rout Ohio University, 17-6

The No. 4 Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse team defeated visiting Ohio University, 17-6, in an American Lacrosse Conference opener.

Sarah Walsh sparked a 3-0 Blue Jays run to open the game.


Kelley Windle, who led the Bobcats (1-5, 0-1) with two goals, halted the run with a goal at 9:14. The Blue Jays (3-0, 1-0) responded with six straight, including two consecutive goals by Mary Key, who finished with a game-high five goals, to push the score to 9-1.

No. 12 Towson 16, Connecticut 13 -- Becky Trumbo and Shannon Witzel each scored five goals and had two assists to lead the Tigers (3-0) past the Huskies (0-3). With the score tied at 7 at the half, Towson outscored Connecticut 9-6 in the second half to clinch the win.


Villa Julie 21, Hood 3 -- Cat Connelly (Fallston) scored six goals and had three assists to power the host Mustangs (2-2) past the Blazers (1-1). The Mustangs took a 7-0 lead before Hood answered with a later 11-0 run for a 19-2 edge.

Washington College 15, Guilford 10 -- Caitlin Beane and Suzie Jakub each scored three goals to power the host Shorewomen (3-2) past the Quakers (2-2). The Quakers outscored the Shorewomen 8-7 in the second.


No. 10 Georgetown 10, No. 7 Syracuse 8 -- Dave Paolisso led the visiting Hoyas (2-1) with three goals as they defeated the Orange (1-2). The Orange led 2-0, but the Hoyas took over the game with a goal by Brendan Cannon to gain a 4-3 edge.