Wolves Fall to Wildcats 9-6

Wolves Fall to Wildcats 9-6

CAZENOVIA, N.Y. – The Keuka College Women's Lacrosse team lost to Cazenovia College on Sunday 9-6 in a North Eastern Athletic Conference game.

Keuka College (2-5, 1-2 NEAC) was led by Vera Freda with a pair of goals. The Green and Gold also got a goal from Sydney Forshay, Maura Gosson, Kendall Neuberger, and Abigail Wood.

Keuka College 6 at Cazenovia College 9

Keuka College got out to a fast start against the Wildcats. Vera Freda scored the opening goal and that was followed by tallies by Abigail Wood and Sydney Forshay as Keuka College built a 3-0 lead against Cazenovia. After nearly 20 minutes scoreless, the Wildcats found the back of the net and scored five times in the final 10 minutes of the half. Keuka added a goal in that span, but Cazenovia led 5-4 at the break. To start the second half, Vera Freda drew the game level with a goal, but Cazenovia scored four unanswered to build a 9-5 advantage. Maura Gosson scored with 11 minutes remaining to make it 9-6, but the Cazenovia defense held from there as the final minutes played out and Cazenovia defeated Keuka College 9-6.

KC Notes:

  • The Wolves remain ahead in the all-time series 13-4, but Cazenovia has won the last two meetings
  • Keuka is 6-3 in conference games against the Wildcats
  • The loss is just the 10th NEAC loss in school history. Playing in their ninth season in the North Eastern Athletic Conference, Keuka College currently has a .846 winning percentage and a 55-10 record
  • Sydney Forshay scored her 124th career goal, tying her with Kaycee Maguire '15 for fourth most in a career at Keuka College

Coming up for Keuka College: Keuka College remains on the road next Friday as they travel to face Lancaster Bible College. The Chargers defeated the Wolves last season, but Keuka College holds a 4-1 advantage in the series.