Central Connecticut State women’s lacrosse dropped its home matchup to LIU on Wednesday, falling to the Sharks 14-7. Olivia Gianakos, CCSU’s leading scorer, notched a hat trick for CCSU with three scores against the Sharks.
FINAL SCORE CCSU 7 LIU 14
RECORDS CCSU (2-9, 1-4 NEC) LIU (4-11, 3-3 NEC)
LOCATION Arute Field | New Britain, CT
- Lauren Valluzzi scored the first goal for CCSU on an unassisted goal to put the Blue Devils up 1-0.
- Olivia Gianakos scored another unassisted goal for CCSU after the Sharks had taken a 3-1 advantage.
- The Sharks outscored CCSU 4-0 in the second quarter, putting them ahead 8-2.
- Katelyn Parker scored a third quarter goal on an assist from Talie Richardson to cut LIU’s lead to 9-3.
- Parker assisted Gianakos on her second goal of the game, which came with 11:12 left in the fourth quarter.
- Gianakos returned the favor with an assist to Parker after this with 05:22 left in the fourth.
- Gianakos scored her third goal of the game with 4:04 remaining. Rosie Sconzo followed that up with another score for CCSU, putting the Blue Devils behind 14-7.
The Blue Devils travel to Saint Francis U on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.