Steamboat Springs girls lacrosse team opens season 3-0 | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Steamboat Springs girls lacrosse team opens season 3-0

— The Steamboat Springs girls lacrosse team picked up another win Thursday, improving to 3-0 this season with a 16-13 victory against Eaglecrest

“Today’s game against Eaglecrest was the most complete, well-played game in several years,” coach Betsy Frick said after the game. “Maura Glynn and Sammy Koepfer did a great job leading an otherwise very young defense.”

The game was tied 5-5 at the end of the first half, before Steamboat pulled away in the second en route to the win.

Freshman Riley Schott fueled the Sailor’s offense with eight goals. Lucy Shimek had six, and Cassett Yeager and Sammy Kennedy each added one. Goalkeeper Ava Thiel had five saves, and the Sailors got a huge boost from its defense, led by seniors Glynn and Koepher.

The team was scheduled to play Palmer on Friday, and will play its first home game of the season at 1 p.m. Saturday against Durango.

To reach John F. Russell, call 970-871-4209, email jrussell@SteamboatToday.com or follow him on Twitter @Framp1966


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User