March 11, 2013

Owls fall in Florida to RPI 12-2

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. 3/11/13 - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) scored the first eight goals of the game on the way to defeating Keene State College 12-2 in a women's lacrosse game played at Lake Lytal Park in West palm Beach, Fla. on Monday night.

Senior Lauren Brown (Agawam, Mass.) scored both goals for the Owls, who fall to 1-2. Seniors Alissa Peterson and Shannon McGuire and freshman Mackenzie O'Neil each had two goals for the Engineers (2-0).

Sophomore Erin Taylor (Brewster, N.Y.) started in goal for Keene State and made two saves. Senior Christine Collins (Cheshire, Conn.) played the final 16:27 and stopped three shots.

Senior Allie Arnal played the first 48:39 for RPI and made four saves. Sophomore Erin Amarello played the final 11:21 and didn't register a save.

Keen State will play its final game in the "Spring Fling" on Wednesday against St. Lawrence University.