St.Joe’s women dominate Lehigh,15-8. Benefitting from a few runs and a stingy defense, The St. Joseph Lady Hawks (2-2) pulled away from Lehigh (0-2). Lehigh hosted the Hawks and hung in, at least for the first seven minutes.
Kaela Smith (2g) opened the scoring for the Hawks but was quickly matched by Sondra Dickey (3g) that got Lehigh even at 1-1. The chess match continued Stephanie Kelly (4g) for St.Joe’s and Gabby Schneider (1g,1a) answering once again. At that point, the roof fell in on Lehigh.
Kelly nailed her second, Sam McGee setting up Riley Delaney (2g), Kelly got her hat trick, Mc Gee (3g,1a). Bridget Cerciello (1g) and McGee again gave the visitors an 8-2 edge. Hannah Cermack (4a) aided in a Cecily Redfern (2g) tally to end the run and make it 8-3. 18 seconds later, Sondra Dickey cut it to 8-4 with Cermack hitting Dickey on an advantage goal to close the half at 9-5 in favor of St.Joe’s.
McGee, Alyssa Manley (2g, 1a), and Kaela Smith poured water on the Lehigh smoldering fire. Annie McCarthy (1g) ended the Hawks frenzy to make it a 12-6 Lehigh deficit. Delaney and Kelly had an answer and with 4:00 on the clock, St.Joe’s had this one in their pocket. Redfern and Julia Pash (1g) counterpunched before Kayla Carnevale (1g) for Lehigh, closed the score sheet, 15-8.
For the Hawks, goalkeeper Melissa Semkiw was a standout, making 13 saves and gathering 8 ground balls. Shots favored the Hawks, 36-30 with the same being said for Shots on Goal, 26-21. The Hawks also have the edge in ground balls, 18-15. St.Joe’s women dominate Lehigh,15-8.
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.