Heading into the weekend, Stony Brook’s baseball team (29-14, 16-4 AE) had the opportunity to clinch the top seed in the upcoming America East tournament.
The Princeton Tigers stormed the field following the final horn, advancing to the third round of the NCAA Tournament after upsetting Stony Brook, 8-4.
On Sunday afternoon at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, the Seawolves took home their third-consecutive America East Women’s Lacrosse championship in a 11-8 defeat of rival Albany.
Stony Brook women’s lacrosse demonstrated its prowess and pulled away from the visiting UMBC Retrievers, winning 16-5 on a Friday evening conference semifinal game.
The women’s lacrosse team has gone from setting out to prove people wrong to proving itself right this season. The team enters the AE Championships on Friday evening.
Kylie Ohlmiller and Courtney Murphy led the way once again for the No. 6 Seawolves offensively as Stony Brook women’s lacrosse routed UMBC 13-7 in Baltimore on Friday night.
The baseball team has turned from one with an offense that would have to secure every victory to one that is balanced and determined to make some noise.
Tempers flared, legs were slashed and goals were scarce. Such is life when Stony Brook and Albany clash in women’s lacrosse.
On Saturday afternoon, the Seawolves looked to continue their six-game undefeated streak on the road against America East rival New Hampshire.
Looking to avenge last season’s 14-1 demolition at the hands of the Florida Gators, the Seawolves knew it would be a difficult fight against the No. 6 team in the nation.