EAST BOSTON, Mass. - Olivia Cairrao connected on two goals, including one in the first seven minutes, and Colleen Lynch made three stops between the pipes to lead the Wildcats to a 5-0 win over Suffolk on Saturday.
JWU: 9-5, 7-0 GNAC
SU: 7-4, 5-3 GNAC
Olivia Cairrao (JWU): 2 goals
Jordan Restivo (JWU): 1 goal
Chloe Martinez (JWU): 1 goal
Colleen Lynch (JWU): 8-1, 3 saves
Allison Rodrigues (SU): 7-4, 8 saves
Cairrao scored her league-leading fourteenth and fifteenth goals of the season to push the Wildcats to a 2-0 lead in the first 31 minutes of the match. The second goal was set-up by Cat Nolan who won a header and lofted a pass in for the breakaway tally. Jordan Restivo netted an unassisted goal to close out the opening half, 3-0.
In the second half, the Wildcats connected on a pair of goals within a ten minute span. Jaclyn Larsen registered the first of the half while first-year Chloe Martinez blasted a shot to the top left corner of the goal for her first career goal.
JWU outshot Suffolk 26-9 and held the advantage on corners, 3-2.
The Wildcats will ship up to Boston on Tuesday night for a 7 p.m. affair against Emmanuel. JWU will host Rivier for Senior Day on Saturday, October 19 during Homecoming Weekend at the Scotts Miracle-Gro Athletics Complex.