#19 Lady Monarchs Lacrosse Edged By #3 James Madison, 12-7
By ODU Athletics
NORFOLK, VA (March 22) - #19 Old Dominion University fell to #3 James Madison, 12-7 on March 22 at Foreman Field on the campus of Old Dominion University. With the loss, the Lady Monarchs fall to 2-4 overall (1-1 CAA). The Dukes stand at a perfect 5-0 overall/2-0 CAA.
Senior Pam Seebald (Brightwaters, NY) led the way for Old Dominion with a pair of goals and an assist while sophomore Jennifer Heister (Fayetteville, NY) added a pair of goals as well.
The Lady Monarchs found themselves down 9-3 at the intermission, clawing back in the second half to cut the lead to 9-5 at one point. The Dukes held on for victory.
Old Dominion will take to the road this weekend for a pair of games in the greater DC area (at Maryland Saturday and at American Sunday).
SCORING SUMMARY ODU 3 4 - 7 (20 shots on goal) JMU 9 3 - 12 (32 shots on goal) FIRST HALF ODU 28:31 Jen Heister (Pam Seebald) JMU 28:20 Amy Brew (Julie Weiss) ODU 23:09 Danielle Hensil (free position) JMU 22:52 Kristen Dinisio JMU 20:14 Amy Brew (Julie Weiss) JMU 19:18 Amy Brew JMU 19:09 Jess Marion JMU 18:23 Lisa Staedt (Jennifer Valore) JMU 16:54 Mindy Leher (Julie Weiss) ODU 13:48 Katie Heaney (free position) JMU 9:53 Mindy Leher JMU 1:14 Charlotte Graham SECOND HALF ODU 23:08 Pam Seebald ODU 11:36 Marlaine Smith (free position) JMU 8:14 Kristen Dinisio (free position) ODU 7:52 Jen Heister ODU 4:41 Pam Seebald JMU 3:41 Lisa Staedt JMU :59 Kristen Dinisio (free position) GOALIE SAVES ODU-Laurie Koller(8); JMU-Jen Corradini(7)