The Salisbury women's lacrosse team used a 4-0 run in the second half to pull away from Amherst and win, 8-4, in an NCAA Division III semifinal Saturday in Gettysburg, Pa.
The defending national champion Sea Gulls (22-1) seek their third championship in a rematch of last year's game against Trinity (Conn.), an 8-7 winner over SUNY Cortland.
Salisbury won, 12-5, over Trinity in last year's championship.
The Lord Jeffs finished at 19-3.
The Sea Gulls never led by more than two goals until the 4-0 run began when Shelby Nemecek (Liberty) scored with 12:09 left for a 5-3 lead.
Kate Haker (Westminster) scored all three of her goals during the run.
Salisbury and Trinity play today at 2:30 p.m. in Gettysburg.
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