BELMONT, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's lacrosse team dropped its season-opener to Belmont Abbey College Thursday afternoon, 23-1. LMC's record moves to 0-1 overall and in league play, while the Crusaders improve to 2-0 overall and in conference action.
Lees-McRae's lone goal of the game Thursday was in the second half when Callie Gregg scored with 26:11 remaining in the half. Joelle-Sara Prata picked up an assist on Gregg's goal. Anna Lingle also recorded a shot for LMC. In net, freshman Dayna Decesare took the loss in her collegiate debut after stopping five shots.
LMC will be back in action Feb. 25 when it travels to University of Virginia at Wise for its first non-conference game. The first face-off is set for noon.