Belmont Girls Lacrosse Team wins pair, improves to 4-0-1 (238 words)

BELMONT — The Belmont High School Girl’s Lacrosse Team improved to 4-0-1 on the year with a 17-1 victory over the visiting Sant Bani team on Wednesday.
Alex Lugar, Kayla Harpell, Shea Callahan and Andrea Murphy were among the scorers for Belmont. Cori Heimlich added an assist. Caitlyn Keville played well in her first game of the year. Taylor Becker turned aside 7 shots in net.
Last Saturday they put on an offensive display to defeat the visiting Mount Washington Valley team 17-5.
After breaking out of a 1-1 deadlock early in the first half, the Lady Red Raiders never looked back. Kaitlyn Berry scored three of her four goals in the half, with Allivia Burbank adding two, Emily Ennis added another and Anna Scott adding a goal in a man-down situation. Both Scott and Sarah Thayer were credited with assists. Belmont took a 7-4 lead into the break.
The Lady Raiders began their true offensive onslaught in the second half, scoring ten more times while the visitors recorded a single tally. Berry scored her fourth goal with Ennis adding three (4 total) and an assist, Scott two (3 total) and Burbank two
(3 total). Kate Witschonke and Jen Hamilton each found the back of the net and Katherine Jeas added an assist to round out the scoring for the home team and secure a 17-5 victory.
Taylor Becker had 19 saves in net.
The girls host Hollis-Brookline on Saturday at 2 p.m.