Lacrosse Defeats Rutgers 9-8
By ODU Athletics
With the win, the Lady Monarchs improve to 2-2 overall (1-0 CAA). The Scarlet Knights have yet to win a game, standing at 0-3.
Freshman Danielle Hensil (Havertown, Pa.) paced the Old Dominion scoring attack with three goals and an assist on the afternoon. Sophomore Jen Heister (Fayetteville, NY) added two goals.
Rutgers jumped out to a quick 2-0 goal before Old Dominion took a commanding 6-3 lead at intermission. Rutgers edged back, but the Lady Monarchs held on for the win.
Old Dominion will host Temple Sunday at 12 noon.
SCORING SUMMARY ODU 6 3 - 9 (31 shots on goal) RU 3 5 - 8 (21 shots on goal) FIRST HALF RU 27:13 Jill Norton RU 26:12 Liz Chambers (Jill Norton) ODU 23:00 Jen Heister (Danielle Hensil) ODU 19:55 Marlaine Smith (free position) ODU 18:20 Danielle Hensil (free position) ODU 12:09 Danielle Hensil ODU 10:02 Pam Seebald RU 6:16 Jill Penrose (free position) ODU 1:56 Jen Heister SECOND HALF RU 29:06 Liz Chambers (Claire Grooms) RU 27:52 Liz Chambers ODU 27:09 Erin Lindsey (Jenna Bajus) RU 23:03 Liz Chambers ODU 15:06 Marlaine Smith (free position) ODU 12:25 Danielle Hensil RU 2:32 Megan Bolster RU 1:31 Nadia Rogala (free position) GOALIE SAVES ODU-Laurie Koller(7); RU-Lauren Gulotta(23)