Blue Jays Wipe Out Gophers

On April 1, the Elizabethtown College Blue Jays women’s lacrosse team faced off against the Goucher College Gophers women’s lacrosse team.

In a game known as Senior Day, the Blue Jays demolished the Gophers in an ending score of 17-1. The first goal was scored by Allison McLamb, 27 seconds into the game assisted by Katie Thompson.

After just ten minutes of playing time, the Blue Jays were leading 5-0. As the first half ended, the Blue Jays comfortable lead at 12-1.

In the second half, the goalie, Jennifer Beihoff started and played 21:26 out of the last 30 minutes. She had one save. Later, goalie Caity Howell took over and had three saves, playing in remaining minutes of the game.

The leading scorer of the game was Carly Thompson and ended with 5 goals. Thompson scored two goals in the first half and had a hat trick in the second. In an interview with Carly Thompson she was asked what the biggest contributing factor was to the win. “This year we have a great defense going on.” Thompson said. She also went on to give goalie Abby Kopytko credit saying that she was doing great this year.

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