Annandale-on-Hudson, NY (4/7/11) – The Montclair State women's lacrosse team got thre goals apiece from four different players, including five by senior midfielder Kayla Henderson (Landing, NJ / Roxbury) as the Red Hawks rolled past Bard College for their seven win in their last eight games with an 18-2 win on Thursday afternoon.
Henderson added three assists while Cora Delfini (New Egypt, NJ / New Egypt) had three goals and five assists as the Red Hawks remained unbeaten in the Skyline Conference at 5-0 with the win while upping their overall record to 7-3. Kaliee Beal (Landing, NJ / Roxbury) and Maggie Fallon (Cherry Hill, NJ / Camden Catholic) registered three goals and three assists apiece.
MSU scored six times in the opening six-plus minutes to grab the early lead. Henderson for the scoring going 1:15 into the contest and goals by Delfini and Stephanie Cantillo (Clifton, NJ / Clifton) 27 seconds apart put MSU up 3-0. Beal got her first of the game with 26:38 remaining before Fallon and Henderson each scored to cap a game-opening 6-0 run by Montclair State.
After Bard got on the board, Montclair scored three times in a 48 seconds span as part of an 8-0 run to end the half as MSU led 14-1 at the break. Henderson had two goals in the run while Marissa Schaefer (Lacey Township, NJ / Lacey)and Alyssa Scarnaty (Wood-Ridge, NJ / Fair Lawn) each had a goal.
Beal added five draws and three ground balls for MSU while Fallon led the Red Hawks with six ground balls. Freshman Kelley Schoneveld (Denville, NJ / Morris Knolls) had six draws and three ground balls. Meghan Spitzer (Mount Olive, NJ / Mount Olive) collected a goal and two assists.
Sophomore goalkeeper Tiffani Henderson (Landing, NJ /Roxbury) made three saves as Montclair outshot Bard, 31-8 in the game.
Montclair State returns to action on Saturday, April 9 as they host the Sage College at Sprague Field beginning at 1:00 pm.