Women’s lacrosse hosts Williams on Tuesday

Photo by Josh McKee
Photo by Josh McKee

The Hamilton College women's lacrosse team welcomes Williams College on Tuesday, April 10 for a NESCAC game on Steuben Field at 5 p.m.

Hamilton (4-6 overall, 2-4 NESCAC) is coming off a 9-5 setback to No. 8 Trinity on Saturday.

Nicole Lyons '18 paces the offense with 20 points off 13 goals and seven assists. Darby Philbrick '18 has 16 goals, 38 draw controls, 10 ground balls and 10 caused turnovers. Kara Pooley '19 totals 14 goals, five assists, 26 draw controls, 14 caused turnovers and 16 ground balls. TT Fletcher leads the defense with 15 caused turnovers and 22 ground balls. Hannah Burrall '19 boasts a 12.22 goals against average and 44.7 save percentage through 540 minutes in goal.

Williams (4-6, 1-5) has lost two straight to nationally ranked No. 7 Tufts University and No. 6 Amherst College by scores of 14-11 and 14-8, respectively.

Kara Wollmers leads the Ephs with 26 goals. Claire Fitzpatrick possesses 20 goals, nine assists, 30 draw controls, 19 ground balls and 13 caused turnovers. Kat Fearey has caused 21 turnovers with 27 ground balls, and Emma Tenbarge has scored 22 goals. Kami Cisneros (10.40 GAA, 37.8 save pct.) has recorded 455-plus minutes in goal.

The Continentals edged Williams 11-10 last season to win its third straight game over the Ephs. Hamilton controls the all-time series record at 5-4.