Ryan Scores Four As Women's Lacrosse Defeats Temple, 10-4

Philadelphia, Pa. -- The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team defeated Temple, 10-4, on Wednesday on Geasey Field. Ali Ryan paced the Quakers with four goals and two assists.

Emily Cochran and Rachel Manson each had two goals in the win for the Quakers (2-1), while Chrissy Muller and Allie Juras each had one score. Cochran also assisted on two goals, Allison Ambrozy had one assist and Manson also had one helperin the victory.

Temple (1-2)opened up the scoring on an unassisted goal by Whitney Richards 5:52 into play. The Quakers then took control offensively, with Ryan scoring 18:01 in on an assist by Manson. She then scored at 20:16 on a pass fromCochran and notched the hat trick at 26:06. Ambrozyhad the assist on that goal. Manson then scored her first goal of the game, unassisted,at 27:23 and Ryan closed out the half with her fourth goal at 29:08 in on another pass from Cochran.

Muller continued the Quakers offensive dominance in the second half, scoring on a free position shot just 3:52 in. Corey Leader then scored the Owl's second unassisted goals at 6:56 before Manson scored on a pass from Ryan at 11:04. Patty Glavin then scored for Temple at 16:22. The Quakers collected the next three goals, as Cochran scored on a free position shot at 17:51 and Juras had her first tally of the game at 20:11 off a pass from Ryan. Cochran collected the Quakers final goal on an unassisted shot at 27:43. Temple's Leader had the final goal of the game on a pass from Glavin at 29:11.

In goal, Liz Lorelli had 13 saves for the Quakers and Megan McLouth had 10 saves for the Owls.

The Quakers are next in action on Saturday, March 19 when they open Ivy League play by hosting Yale on Franklin Field. Game time is set for noon.

Written by Jennifer Hildebrand, athletic communcations assistant

Prd Time Team Type Goal Scorer Assists
1. 1st 5:52 TEMPLE EVEN Richards, Whitney Unassisted
2. 1st 18:01 PENN EVEN RYAN, Ali MANSON, Rachel
3. 1st 20:16 PENN EVEN RYAN, Ali COCHRAN, Emily
4. 1st 26:06 PENN EVEN RYAN, Ali AMBROZY, Allison
5. 1st 27:23 PENN EVEN MANSON, Rachel Unassisted
6. 1st 29:08 PENN EVEN RYAN, Ali COCHRAN, Emily
7. 2nd 3:52 PENN EVEN MULLER, Chrissy Free position shot
8. 2nd 6:56 TEMPLE EVEN Leader, Corey Unassisted
9. 2nd 11:04 PENN EVEN MANSON, Rachel RYAN, Ali
10. 2nd 16:22 TEMPLE EVEN Glavin, Patty Unassisted
11. 2nd 17:51 PENN EVEN COCHRAN, Emily Free position shot
12. 2nd 20:36 PENN EVEN JURAS, Allie RYAN, Ali
13. 2nd 18:43 PENN EVEN COCHRAN, Emily Unassisted
14. 2nd 29:11 TEMPLE EVEN Leader, Corey Glavin, Patty