WATERVILLE, Maine - The Green Mountain women's lacrosse team got behind the eight ball, falling behind 4-0 to start against North Atlantic Conference opponent Thomas College and were not able to recover en route to an 18-6 loss on Saturday afternoon.
The win improves the Terriers' record to 9-4, (4-1 NAC) on the season while the Eagles fall to 2-9 (0-5 NAC).
The Terriers jumped out early on the Eagles with four unanswered goals and rode that early momentum to a 12-4 halftime lead. The second half was more of the same as Thomas scored the first four goals in that half as well.
Ceara DiBiase and Jennifer Day led the way for Thomas on the afternoon as DiBiase tallied a game-high six goals to go along with two assists, while Day put in five goals with a game-high five assists.
Also contributing to the goals scoring for the Terriers were Brittany Premo with three goals, Miranda Tinsman with two, and Khamaree Owens with two.
Brittany Fox recorded five saves in the winning effort for Thomas, while Virginia Anderson (Silver Spring, Md.) had six in a losing cause for the Eagles.
The Eagles are back in action Sunday as they close out their regular season with a visit to Me.-Farmington with game time set for 12 p.m.