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Navy Downs Lehigh For Patriot League Women's Lacrosse Crown

Published On: Aug 17 2011 03:41:45 PM CDT
Updated On: May 02 2010 07:31:58 AM CDT

The Lehigh women's lacrosse team fell to Navy in the Patriot League Championship Game on Sunday, 11-9 at the Ulrich Sports Complex.

The top-seeded Mountain Hawks fell behind, 5-2, before scoring four unanswered goals to take a 6-5 halftime lead.

But Lehigh couldn't hold the lead in the second half, as the second-seeded Midshipmen took home the title.

Allison Thomas scored a game-high four goals for Lehigh in the loss.

The loss ends a season in which Lehigh tied a school record for victories with 14, and won a Patriot League playoff game for the first time in school history.

Lehigh ends its season at 14-4.

Jim Vaughn has the highlights.