May 1, 2001
Washington, DC- The University of Connecticut women's lacrosse team
dropped its final BIG EAST game to host No. 3 Georgetown, 19-4, in
Washington, DC today. The Huskies drop to 3-12 overall and finish
their BIG EAST schedule 0-6. The Hoyas clinch the BIG EAST crown by
virtue of a undefeated 6-0 record in league play and are 13-2 overall.
The Hoyas opened the game with seven straight goals with two apiece
from Erin Elbe and Wick Stanwick. Junior Pam Lowie (Cortland, NY) got
the Huskies on the board at 9:34 for UConn's only first half goal.
Georgetown scored five more times to close the half with another pair
of goals from Stanwick.
Georgetown opened the second stanza with four straight scores, two
from Elizabeth Ryan before UConn's Heather Bliss (Tully, NY) countered
at the 21:51 mark. Georgetown answered with another goal at 18:10.
Lowie scored her second goal of the game at 16:28. The two teams then
traded goals as Connecticut's Tanya Kotowicz (Hicksville, NY)
concluding the Huskies scoring effort at 6:46. The Hoyas would score
the final goal of the contest at 2:18. UConn senior Abby Morgan (West
Chester, PA) had two assists on the day.
UConn's April Pollock had seven stops in goal while Georgetown's Bowen
Holden and Chandler Vicchio split time in goal. Holden gave up one
goal while making four saves and Vicchio gave up three goals and had
The Huskies will play their final home game of the 2001 season on
Saturday, May 5 when they host Vanderbilt at 1:00 p.m.
Georgetown 12 7 ÷ 19
Connecticut 1 3 ÷ 4
UC Pam Lowie (2), Heather Bliss, Tanya Kotowicz, GU Wick
Stanwick (5), Sheehan Stanwick (2), Erin Elbe (2), Elizabeth Ryan (2),
Caitlin McLean (2), Gussie Habeck, Kate Ahearn, Sarah Oglesby, Melissa
Biles, Tarah Donoghue, Danielle Boehmcke. Assists: UC Abby Morgan (2),
GU S. Stanwick (4), Elbe (2), Ryan, Jessica Marabella. GOALKEEPERS
7 (April Pollock), GU 4 (Holden ), 3 (Vicchio). TEAM RECORDS
0-5, GU 13-2, 6-0