Oceanside levels record at 3-3 after strong win over EaglesMariner offense in high gear during road victory over Lincoln Academy
Newcastle — The Oceanside girls lacrosse team evened its early-season record at 3-3 with another solid all-around performance on Tuesday, May 13 against host Lincoln Academy.
The Mariners prevailed 14-8 in a high-scoring affair as 11 Oceanside players got into the offensive act, highlighted by four goals from Lily Vachon and three from Alexis Pine.
Keying Oceanside's offense were Abbey Lacasse (2 assists), Rebekah Freeman (assist), Isabella Garver (assist), Olivia Hupper (goal, assist), Brittany Rytky (2 goals, 2 assists), Vachon (4 goals, assist), Pine (3 goals), Janelle Fowlie (goal), Jillian Brooks (goal), Kimberly Young (goal) and Makaye Stone (goal).
Bailee Cox made 20 saves in the Mariner goal
"As the Oceanside team continues their work towards full team trust, quick release for a pass and picking up the offensive threat on defense, today's game versus a tough Lincoln Academy team was a great test for our games to come," said Mariner coach Angie Vachon.
The coach added, "We had seven assisters and eight scorers in today’s game versus the Eagles. Of note was the confidence of Rebekah Freeman and playing her space on the field with much intelligence and Janelle Fowlie with her work behind the cage and her choice selection of feeds to the cutters."
For Lincoln Academy, Ashley Mason netted three goals; Kaely Lewis, two; and Isabel Carlson, Tess Fields and Katie Riley, all one. Bayley Pendleton made nine saves in net.