Lacrosse roundup (March 2): No. 16 Hopkins women fall to No. 9 Penn State
From Sun staff reports|
Mar 03, 2016 | 3:00 AM
Madison Cyr (Winters Mill) scored a game-high four goals to lead No. 9 Penn State to an 11-7 victory over No. 16 Johns Hopkins on Wednesday in women's lacrosse.
Cyr had a natural hat trick, scoring three goals in a row in the second half with 18:42, 8:59 and 8:11 remaining.
She scored her first goal at 27:49 and four of the first five goals of the second half.
Steph Lazo (St. Mary's) gave the visiting Nittany Lions (3-1) a 1-0 lead on a free position with 19:56 left in the first half. Haley Schweizer answered for the Blue Jays (3-2) to tie the score at 1 with 15:41 left in the first half.
Penn State's Jenna Mosketti (Fallston) scored the go-ahead goal with 9:33 left in the first half and started an 8-0 run that spanned both halves.
Johns Hopkins finished strong, scoring three goals over the final 1:13.
The Blue Jays' Caroline Federico (Maryvale) made 10 saves, and Emily Kenul scored twice.
American 11, Mount St. Mary's 10: Molly Morris had seven points on a career-high five goals and two assists, but the host Mount (0-3) lost to the Eagles (3-3).
Morris scored three of her five goals in the second half, including the tying goal with 5:11 remaining in the game.
The senior leads the team with six goals and nine points this year. Sammie Knapp (Loch Raven) helped pace the Mount with three goals and one assist, and Kelly Maloney (River Hill) and Nicole Lantuh had a goal and an assist each.