Steamboat girls lacrosse falls, 9-6, to Rampart
March 31, 2012
Steamboat Springs — The Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team couldn't overcome a slow start Saturday, falling, 9-6, to Rampart.
Steamboat (0-4) fell behind 6-2 at halftime and never could quite close the gap.
Jesse Wallace and Nastassija Voyich picked up goals for the Sailors while Aleigh Aurin made six first-half saves.
Steamboat, however, was without several players and suited up only 13 girls. This left the Sailors with one sub. Still the team made a run in the second half.
Aurin — who was in goal because of her experience there in hockey — traded out in the second half and scored three goals in the second half.
Sam Trahan played in goal in the second half and made seven saves.
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"I was very happy with the goalies and the way they stepped up," Steamboat coach Betsy Frick said. "We're getting better on defensive positioning; we just need to work on our attack."
Steamboat plays at 4 p.m. Friday at Grand Junction and 11 a.m. Saturday at Battle Mountain.
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