Girls lacrosse roundup: Mainland's Riley Dolan goes over 100-goal mark
Riley Dolan scored her 100th goal in the first half to become the first Mainland Regional High School player to reach the accomplishment as a junior in a 21-14 win over host Egg Harbor Township in a Cape-Atlantic League girls lacrosse game Friday.
Mainland coach Bernedette Daley said Dolan needed four goals going into the game. Dolan posted six, four in the first half, giving her 102 for her career.
"It feels great, Anna Gordon gave me two assists and Kailey Stangle gave me my 100th," the 16-year old Northfield resident said by phone. "I was glad I was able to experience that with my teammates. It was a whole team effort. I was happy we were able to win the game, too."
Gordon led the Mustangs, ranked No. 11 in the Press Elite 11, with seven goals.
For Egg Harbor Township, Courtney Eble and Mackenzie Meyer registered six and four goals, respectively.
Mainland Regional 14 7-21
Egg Harbor Township 6 8-14
Goals-Gordon (7), Dolan (6), Stangle (3), Kleever (2), Albright (2), Ziereis MR; Eble (6), Meyer (4), Angello (2), Snodgrass, Quigley MR.
Goalies-Gerstel (4) MR; Naheelnaber (13) EHT.
Records-Mainland 9-1, EHT 2-8.
Middle Township 12, Our Lady of Mercy Academy 8
Middle's Victoria Deever scored five goals, including three in the second half when the Panthers outscored visiting OLMA 8-5. Emily Risko added three goals for Middle and Maddie Anagnou had two.
For the Villagers, Sarah Duffy and Cait Covella scored three goals apiece.
Our Lady of Mercy Academy 3 5-8
Middle Township 4 8-12
Goals-Duffy (3), Covella (3), DiGalbo, Tighe O. Deever (5), Risko (3), Anagnou (2), Bartha, Colea MT.
Goalies-Hensen (5) O. Laing (15) MT.
Records-OLMA 1-6, Middle 6-4.
Barnegat 13, Monsignor Donovan 9
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