Syracuse women’s lacrosse nips Fairfield in first round of NCAA Tournament

The Syracuse Orange women’s lacrosse team hung on and defeated the Fairfield Stags, 12-11, in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday evening at Sherrerd Field in Princeton, New Jersey.

Olivia Adamson scored a career-high five goals and finished with a career-best six points to lead the Orange. Meaghan Tyrrell recorded a hat trick and had four points. Tyrrell also became the sixth player in program history to record 300 career points.

Goalkeeper Kimber Hower made seven saves for Syracuse.

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