CHICOPEE, Mass. – The University of Saint Joseph lacrosse team lost a 14-3 non-conference game Thursday to Elms College at Leary Field.
USJ goes to 3-5 after the game; Elms is 3-6.
Elms scored the first seven goals before Lemek broke through for the Blue Jays and found the back of the net with 14:36 left in the first half. St. Hilaire scored her first with 6:11 remaining in the half, but Elms led 11-2 at the break.
USJ goalkeeper Emily Bourassa (Bristol, Conn.) faced 29 shots on goal and came up big with 15 saves. Lemek also had game-highs of six ground balls and six draw controls. Elms outshot USJ 35-12 overall.
USJ next plays at Rivier in a GNAC game, Saturday April 9 beginning at 3 p.m.