Lacrosse Defeats Rutgers 9-8

March 18, 2000
By ODU Athletics
NORFOLK, VA (March 18) -- No. 20 Old Dominion University topped Rutgers, 9-8, at Foreman Field.

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)

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