Final Score: La Salle 12, VCU 6
Location: Philadelphia, Pa.
Records: VCU (4-7, 1-3 A-10), La Salle (4-7, 2-2 A-10)
The Short Story: In a defensive battle, VCU closed its deficit to 7-6 with 10:53 remaining in the contest but was unable to find the net again as La Salle pulled away.
- Sky Hyatt scored two goals and had one draw control.
- Molly Barcikowski scored two goals on just three shot attempts.
- Keriann McTavish and Blaire Langeler each scored once. Jessica del Rossi had an assist.
- La Salle led VCU 15-5 in draw controls and the Explorers outshot VCU 32-23 overall and 26-19 in shots on goal.
- La Salle was led by Allison Hunter who scored four goals while adding an assist and four draw controls.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- La Salle got out to a 4-1 with 7:13 left before halftime. The Rams scored two of the final three goals in the half and trailed 5-3 at the break.
- Barcikowski scored with 25:23 left in the second half to get VCU within 5-4.
- The two teams traded the next four goals and the Rams trailed 7-6 with 10:53 remaining.
- The Explorers scored the final five goals of the contest to pull away.
VCU will host Richmond on April 5 at 5 p.m. in a "Blackout Game" as fans are encouraged to wear their black VCU gear.