The coldness in the air as one of the famous sunsets over Tenney Stadium commenced…
The Gaels went on a scoring run in the second half, scoring four consecutive goals to give themselves a 12-9 lead after catching and pulling away from Marist. After a late run, which proved to be too little to late for the Red Foxes, the Iona Gaels defeated Marist 12-11.
Jaycox recorded strong seasons both her freshman and sophomore seasons, but her junior season ended at 10 games after enduring a stress fracture in her shin. She went into the summer and into the preseason with a goal common to many of her teammates: to win the MAAC Championship.
The limited field times and practice spaces are ongoing issues at Marist College. If you have never experienced Tenney Stadium at 5 a.m., consider yourself lucky. There are teams on the field before the sun rises, before the birds start chirping, and before the entire campus wakes up.
In a 19-3 win over Manhattan College, Morgan Jaycox, Lauren Mazza and Samantha Mehalick dominated on offense to show that they are the “Big Three” of the Marist Women’s Lacrosse program.
From beyond the grave, James J. McCann continues to perpetuate Marist Athletics through his foundation, the James J. McCann Charitable Trust.
Coming off of a strong win in their home opener against the University of Vermont, Marist Women’s Lacrosse was unable to continue their undefeated streak. Although they fell short, the Red Foxes put up a fight against the equally as aggressive UMass Minutemen, losing 19-10.
Coming off of a winning record of 10-9 last season, Marist Women’s Lacrosse has high hopes for the season ahead, hoping to win their first MAAC championship since 2010.