Gallery: women’s soccer GNAC championship Reply

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The women’s soccer team defeated Suffolk University 6-1 in the GNAC championship. The victory gives the women’s team its fourth straight conference title, a Lasell record. Junior Bridget Lynch scored three goals in the match, giving her the Lasell single-season scoring record of 33 goals. Her twin sister Kayla scored twice in the match.

Gallery: men’s soccer GNAC championship Reply

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The men’s soccer team fell to Johnson & Wales in the GNAC championship at Taylor Field. JWU defeated the Lasers 5-3 in penalty kicks after the two teams were tied 3-3 through 110 minutes. Lasell lead 3-1 after 75 minutes of play thanks to goals from junior Manny Alves, sophomore Conor Fitzgerald, and senior Mike Skelton. The Wildcats tied the match with back-to-back goals within two minutes of each other with ten minutes remaining in regulation.¬†After a scoreless overtime, Johnson & Wales opened penalty kicks with a goal. Lasell missed its first penalty kick, which proved to be the difference maker in the match.

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The men’s soccer team defeated Rivier University 5-1 in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference quarterfinals. Senior Mike Skelton scored his 50th career goal in the 74th minute to become the program’s all-time leading scorer. Lasell will host Norwich University in the GNAC semifinals on Wednesday, November 6 at 1:30 p.m.

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The number one seed women’s soccer team defeated No. 8 Johnson & Wales University 2-0 in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference quarterfinals. Junior Bridget Lynch and freshman Devon Day each scored for the Lasers. ¬†Junior goalie Leah Pappalardo made four saves in the shutout. The Lasers host Emmanuel College on Tuesday, November 5 at 1:30 p.m. in the GNAC semifinals.