The Boston College Lady Eagles (3-0) Rout the UMass Minute Women (1-1), 19-7. In a game that was close for the first ten minutes with UMass matching every goal and got it even at 5-5 with a tally from Stephanie Croke (2g) but, The Eagles took over.
The game was a series of runs, most by Boston, Cara Urbank (2g,1a), Charlotte North (2g), Cassidy Weeks (3g,1a), and Belle Smith (3g,1) boosted the Eagles to a 9-5 advantage they would never give up. UMass was able to stop the onslaught with Alex Finn (1a) hitting Brinley Anderson (1g) to give them life.
It was short-lived with Boston going back on the offensive with another run, this one of three goals. Annie Walsh (3g), Jenn Medjid (5g,1a), and Caitlyn Mossman (1g,4a) fueled the run to make it 12-6 at the half. The uprising continued in the second half with Smith, Courtney Weeks (3g,1a), Medjid, Annie Walsh (3g), then Medjid and Walsh again got it to 18-6.
Finally after a 28:29 scoreless run, Olivia Muscella (1g) got on the board making it, 18-7. Medjid assisted on Urbank’s 9th of the season to end it with a 19-7 score.
Boston College came ranked 11th and UMass #22. Annie Walsh and Belle Smith recorded their first NCAA hat tricks. Shots on Goal favored BC, 36-24 as well as ground balls, 19-13. Boston College also dominated on draws and went 22 of 28. The Boston College Lady Eagles rout the UMass Minute Women.
Kevin has followed and promoted the game of lacrosse since May 19, 1974.
The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.
Kevin has covered many sports, including baseball, football, basketball, and.. lacrosse. A former licensed football referee and baseball umpire, Kevin brings a unique insight to his game coverage.
A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.