Written by Farmingdale Observer Staff Thursday, 10 April 2014 00:00
Farmingdale High School’s Lady Dalers have staked an early lead in Nassau County Girl’s Varsity Lacrosse Conference I, after winning each of their last three games this season. Starting the season on the road, the Lady Dalers would open with a non-league victory over Sacred Heart on March 20. The Lady Dalers would go on to win the exhibition match 10-8, thanks to Tara Wahl who scored six goals to put Farmingdale in the lead. On March 22, the Lady Dalers would compete in their first game of the regular season against
South Side High School. During the game Jill Alonso put up two goals and four assists, helping the team to secure its 13-4 road win.
For the team’s home opener, on March 26, the Lady Dalers hit the field to face off against neighborhood rivals, the Massapequa Chiefs.
Farmingdale’s defense played a vigilant game to keep the Chief’s scoring chances at bay. Goalie Olivia Kirk would make 6 saves, letting only the Chiefs’ Jaclyn Gatti slip one by.
The Lady Daler’s offense dominated most of the game. On the attack, Farmingdale’s Bridget Weill scored four times, meanwhile, Chrissy Kelly scored three goals and three assists, to help lead the team to a 12-1 victory over the Chiefs.