CONNECTICUT COLLEGE RALLIES TO DEFEAT, 10-8, BATES IN WOMEN'S LACROSSE
(Taken from a Conn. College press releases)NEW LONDON, Conn. -- Senior midfielder Kim-An Hernandez (Boxford, Mass.) scored two goals in the final 10 minutes of the game as 15th ranked Connecticut College rallied to defeat Bates 10-8 this afternoon at Connecticut College.
Hernandez scored what proved to be the game-winner with 9:18 to play and then added an insurance goal with 3:43 remaining to help the Camels improve to 4-2 on the year.
Trailing 8-7 with 10:39 to play, junior attack Meghan Welch (Framingham, Mass.) started the Connecticut College rally with her third goal of the day which tied the score.
Bates (2-3) began the second half with a 5-1 run and took their first lead of the game at 8-7 when sophomore attack Jennifer Sall (Gladwyne, Pa.) found the net with 12:35 to play. Sall's goal helped the Bobcats erase a 6-2 first half deficit.
Bates received a strong effort from sophomore midfielder Erin Flynn (Newton, N.J.) who had four goals on day three of which came in the second half.
1 2 Final Bates (2-3) 3 5 8 Connecticut College (4-2) 6 4 10 Goals: Bates - Erin Flynn 4, Abby Fierman 2, Jennifer Sall 2. Connecticut College - Meghan Welch 3, Kim-An Hernandez 2, Annie Peller 2, Anna Trafton 1, Laura Highmark 1, Anna Wilson 1. Assists: Bates - None. Connecticut College - Alicia Doughty 1, Meghan Welch 1, Anna Trafton 1. Saves: Bates - Jen Strahle 12, Connecticut College - Elayna Zachko 11. Shots: Bates - 17, Connecticut College 30.