Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

Women's Lacrosse opens season vs. Plattsburgh

Women's Lacrosse opens season vs. Plattsburgh

Albany, NY— Reece Wiley scored five goals to lead Plattsburgh State University to a 17-1 women's lacrosse victory over The Sage Colleges in a non-league game at ACP Field Saturday afternoon. The Cardinals evened up at 1-1 for the young season while the Gators are 0-1 after this season-opening contest.

Emily Caoili scored four goals with an assist for Plattsburgh, while Allie Vangas tallied three times. Sammy Tanner and Frankie Porcaro scored twice each and Katelyn McGlauflin scored a goal. Vangas also added an assist. 

Sage freshman defender Kerry McKeown (Glenville, NY/Burnt Hills) scored her first career goal as a Gator, while sophomore attack Sophia Pierce (Scotia, NY/Scotia-Glenville) assisted on McKeown's tally. 

Plattsburgh State had 43 shots to Sage's 11 on the day and had 32 ground balls while the Gators recorded 26. Cardinal goalkeeper Alexa Cassidy made four saves in the victory. Sage converted 10 of 29 clear attempts while Plattsburgh was successful on 11 of 15 clear attempts. Sage sophomore goalkeeper Carly Plaisance (Bennington, VT/Mount Anthony Union) made 10 saves and sophomore Marina Azab (Niskayuna, NY/Niskayuna) stopped two for the hosts. Plattsburgh led 11-0 at halftime. Sage ended the shutout bid with McKeown's score with 14:48 left to play in the second half.

Sage is back in action on Tuesday, March 12 when the Gators host Medaille at 3 p.m. at ACP Field. Plattsburgh hosts Norwich Monday, March 11 at 4 p.m.

Gators tripped up by Elms, 3-0
February 13, 2019 Gators tripped up by Elms, 3-0
Nazareth downs Gators, 80-73
February 1, 2019 Nazareth downs Gators, 80-73
Williams steps down at Sage
November 13, 2018 Williams steps down at Sage
Gators drop E8 match at SJFC
October 13, 2018 Gators drop E8 match at SJFC
Stevens wins in three
October 10, 2018 Stevens wins in three
Gator men drop E8 match at SJFC
September 29, 2018 Gator men drop E8 match at SJFC
Emerson trips up Gators, 2-1
September 29, 2018 Emerson trips up Gators, 2-1
Naz posts win over Gators
September 29, 2018 Naz posts win over Gators
Bard wins 8-1 over Gators
September 27, 2018 Bard wins 8-1 over Gators
Gators sweep Newbury at Amherst
September 15, 2018 Gators sweep Newbury at Amherst
Host Amherst downs Gators
September 15, 2018 Host Amherst downs Gators