Derryfield vs. Hopkinton part 1
On a sunny Tuesday afternoon the Derryfield Girls lacrosse team played against a skilled Hopkinton team. Hopkinton struck first around the 24 minute mark and the Cougars answered. Derryfield continued to attack the goal and the Hawks put up a fight. But the Cougars found their rhythm both offensively and defensively and defeated the Hopkinton Hawks 15-6. Leading the scoring was our Senior Captain, Lucy Licata with 8 goals, 1 assist, and 7 draw controls, next up was Casey Benson with 4 goals, 4 assists, and 3 draw controls, Abbey Carr with 2 goals and 3 assists, and Hailey Ramundo with 1 goal and 1 caused turnover.
On the defensive end our Senior Captain and goalie, Shawna Lesmerises led the way with 21 saves, 26 shots on goal, 1 ground ball, and 5 goals against. Assisting her was Lauren MacLean with 1 draw control and 1 ground ball, Sophie Rose Riopel with 3 ground balls, and Leah Hoey, Christine Nadeau, and Charlotte Rohlfs each with 1 ground ball. Both the offense and defense worked together to achieve this win.
Next up for the Derryfield Girls lacrosse team is a rematch with the Hawks at their home field in Hopkinton on Friday, May 14, 2021 at 4pm.
Located in Manchester, NH, The Derryfield School is a private day school for grades 6-12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.