The St. Joes Lady Monks (5-1) are also off to a strong start in Fort Myers, Fla. with wins against Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in the season opener, Drew University, North Park, Delaware Valley and Elms. The Lady Monks’ only loss has come from Wheaton College. Rae-Marie Copan, pitcher for the Monks had an impressive first start flirting with a perfect game for five complete innings and ending up with a one-hit shutout performance against Drew University. Theresa Hendrix, Kayla Vannah, Lindsay Moore, Connie Grovo, Kim Jordan and Danyelle Shufelt contributed largely to the success of the Lady Monks so far during the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic.
Men’s Lacrosse(1-4) struggled on the road falling to Centenary, N.J. 16-6 on Monday, then losing to Salve Regina 15-4 on Tuesday. The men play again on March 16 at Deering Memorial Stadium in Portland versus Anna Maria and then will travel to Massachusetts to visit Emmanuel College March 19. Women’s Lacrosse(2-1) fall to Goucher College 16-4 in their third game of the season. The Lady Monks will be visiting USM March 14, Emerson March 16 and Bates College March 18. Visit www.gomonks.com for full coverage and results.