Women's Lacrosse Hosts No. 7 Virginia in Final Non-Conference Home Game

March 29, 2011
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

March 29, 2011

NORFOLK, Va. - Old Dominion University women's lacrosse hosts No. 7 Virginia in its final non-conference home game of the season on Wednesday, March 30 at 7 p.m.

Old Dominion (1-5) is led offensively by junior Lisa Bernardini who leads the team with 18 goals and seven assists for 25 points. She is third in the Colonial Athletic Association in goals per game and tied for 21st in the nation. Rebecca Hartrum is second on the team with seven goals and three assists while Sarah Wright and Meredith Rogers are tied for third with six goals apiece.

Junior goalie Sarah Geary leads the CAA in groundballs per game and is second in the league with 10.33 saves per game.

Virginia is 5-4 on the year and coming off an 11-8 loss to No. 3 Duke last Saturday.

The Cavaliers are led by a trio of 20 goal scorers, led by Charlie Finnigan who leads the team with 27 goals and 34 points. Josie Owen and Ainsley Baker are tied for second with 20 apiece, while Julie Gardner has 19 goals and leads the squad with 14 assists.

Kim Kolarik has seen the majority of the action in goal, making 69 saves with a .416 save percentage.

ODU finishes their non-conference portion of the schedule on Sunday when they travel to No. 4 North Carolina on Sunday for a 1 p.m. contest.