No. 16 Women's Lacrosse Falls to No. 4 Princeton, 12-5

Philadelphia -The No. 16 ranked University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team fell, 12-5, to No. 4 Princeton on Franklin Field on Wednesday evening. Emily Cochran and Katie Spofford each had two goals for the Quakers in the loss.

Penn (6-5, 3-2 Ivy) got things started offensively, with Cochran scoring the first goal of the game with 28:29 remaining in the half. Princeton (9-2, 4-0) then rattled off six goals, including two by Katie Lewis-Lamonica and three by Lindsey Biles, to take a 6-1 lead into the half. Princeton held Penn to just three shots in the first half.

Princeton opened the second half by scoring three more goals to bring the score to 9-1, including another goal by Biles. Spofford put another goal on the board for the Quakers with remaining in play and the Quakers scored the next three points to bring the score to 9-5. Cochran scored her second goal of the game with 21:44 remaining on a pass from Chrissy Muller, Rachel Manson scored with 14:57 remaining off a pass from Muller and Spofford scored her second goal of the game with 13:14 remaining for the Quakers last goal of the game. The Tigers closed out the scoring for the evening with three more goals.

Goalie Liz Lorelli had three saves in the first 30 minutes of play for the Quakers. She was replaced by Sarah Waxman, who had four saves in the second half. Sarah Kolodner had five saves in 44 minutes of play for Princeton and Colleen O'Boyle saved two shots in 15 minutes of action.

The Quakers are next in action when they host No. 7 Dartmouth on Saturday, April 16 on Franklin Field. Game time is scheduled for noon.

Written by Jennifer Hildebrand, athletic communications assistant

SCORING SUMMARY:
Prd Time Team Type Goal Scorer Assists
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1. 1st 28:29 PENN EVEN COCHRAN, Emily Unassisted
2. 1st 26:03 PRIN EVEN Biles, Lindsey Goldberg, Ingrid
3. 1st 23:35 PRIN EVEN Lewis-Lamonica,Katie Unassisted
4. 1st 20:11 PRIN EVEN Biles, Lindsey Goldberg, Ingrid
5. 1st 5:14 PRIN EVEN Lewis-Lamonica,Katie Unassisted
6. 1st 4:56 PRIN EVEN Pillion, Elizabeth Unassisted
7. 1st 0:11 PRIN EVEN Biles, Lindsey Unassisted
8. 2nd 28:26 PRIN EVEN Slonaker, Leigh Free position shot
9. 2nd 28:03 PRIN EVEN Pillion, Elizabeth Unassisted
10. 2nd 22:53 PRIN EVEN Biles, Lindsey Free position shot
11. 2nd 22:44 PENN EVEN SPOFFORD, Katie Unassisted
12. 2nd 21:44 PENN EVEN COCHRAN, Emily MULLER, Chrissy
13. 2nd 14:57 PENN EVEN MANSON, Rachel MULLER, Chrissy
14. 2nd 13:14 PENN EVEN SPOFFORD, Katie Unassisted
15. 2nd 12:01 PRIN EVEN Goldberg, Ingrid Sundheim, Jamie
16. 2nd 7:45 PRIN EVEN Biles, Lindsey Free position shot
17. 2nd 4:16 PRIN EVEN Lewis-Lamonica,Katie Free position shot