Stony Brook Women’s Lacrosse suffered its first defeat in a regular season matchup since March 11, 2017, falling 11-7 to the No.13-ranked University of Denver Pioneers on Sunday, Feb. 24. The loss snapped the Seawolves’ 29 regular season win streak that dated back to March 2017.
Boston scored four unanswered goals, including the game-winner, with 1:42 left in overtime, to hand Stony Brook its first loss of the season and knock the Seawolves out of the NCAA tournament by a 12-11 final score.
The Seawolves used an 11-2 run that spanned through the end of the first half and midway through the second half to launch themselves ahead of the Great Danes and went on to win their sixth straight America East Championship by a 22-14 final score at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
The No. 1-seeded Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team started its run to the America East Championship in dominating fashion Friday night, dismantling No. 4-seeded New Hampshire 19-5 at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
Stony Brook Women’s Lacrosse has been one of the most powerful offenses in the country since head coach Joe Spallina took over in June 2011. However, the team’s defense has been dominating, and doesn’t get nearly enough attention.