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Lacrosse Looks to Stay Undefeated in GLIAC Action
 

 

 

April 18, 2013

ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Grand Valley State women's lacrosse team puts its 4-0 conference record on the line as it hosts Walsh at 7 p.m. on Friday before traveling to Notre Dame on Sunday.

GVSU owns the only undefeated mark in conference play after rallying with 11 goals in the second half to survive Tiffin, 15-13. The Lakers are now 7-5 on the year. Walsh comes into the contest having only played six games with a 2-4 overall mark and a 1-3 record in GLIAC play.

The Last Meeting
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April 27, 2012
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Lacrosse Closes Out Season with a Win Over Notre Dame College
The Grand Valley State women's lacrosse team closed out its inaugural season with a 14-11 victory at Notre Dame College on Friday evening at Korb Field.

For her performance last weekend, sophomore Rachel Leibovitz was tagged the program's first-ever GLIAC Athlete of the Week. She tallied 10 goals and an assist in the two victories, including five straight goals against the Dragons to help GVSU erase a halftime deficit.

Senior Allyson Fritts continues to pace the Lakers in scoring with 31 goals and six assists, but Leibovitz is right behind with 28 goals and five helpers on the year. Five other players own 14 goals each, while Victoria Devine and Sarah Lowe both have a team-high eight assists.

As a first-year program, Walsh has struggled on the offensive end, only tallying 22 total goals. Lauren Griswold leads the Cavaliers with seven goals, while Ivy Meloy owns six.

GVSU travels to Notre Dame to wrap up its weekend on Sunday. The Falcons are 6-3 overall and 2-2 in league play. Kristen Hull leads the team with 32 goals and six assists, while Shannan Edwards can both score and dish it out with 19 goals and a team-high 10 assists.

Following the upcoming pair of games, the Lakers will only have two more contests before learning its seed in the first-ever GLIAC lacrosse tournament. The quarterfinals of the six-team championship begins on April 30 at the higher seeds campus.


 

 

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