BUENA VISTA, Va. — The Southern Virginia University women's lacrosse team fell 24-5 at the hands of Christopher Newport University Tuesday afternoon at Knight Stadium.
The Knights (7-4, 0-2) were unable to slow down the Captains (7-6, 1-1) high-powered offense trailing 14-1 at the half. Southern Virginia's lone goal of the half came on a Lauren Thatcher goal from Natalie Rice.
The Captains expanded on their first-half lead outscoring the Knights 10-4 to seal the win with a 24-5 victory.
Julia Golden led the Captains with a game-high six points by way of five goals and an assist.
The Knights look to rebound in a non-conference matchup against Hollins University Saturday, April 6 starting at 3:00 p.m.