Soures collects 200th career point, rallies Siena women’s lacrosse past Iona in MAAC opener

Three lacrosse players, one with the ball

Siena’s Mary Soures scored six goals Saturday against Iona and reached 200 career points.

NEW ROCHELLE — Mary Soures hit a milestone, and the Siena women’s lacrosse team rallied to beat Iona 13-9 in the MAAC opener for both teams at Mazzella Field.

Soures became the second Siena women’s lacrosse player to reach 200 career points with a six-goal effort. Nicole McNelly is the Saints’ all-time leading scorer with 227 points.

The Saints (1-0 MAAC, 6-4 overall) trailed 704 with 3:44 left in the second quarter. Katy Wangness started a 4-0 Siena run on a goal with 40 seconds left in the second. Soures scored twice, and Kelly Logue once to give Siena an 8-7 lead.

Soures’ sixth goal 15 seconds into the fourth quarter gave Siena a 10-9 lead. Wangness, Logue and Jordan Bentley also scored in the final quarter as the Saints kept the Gaels (0-1, 6-3) off the board.

The Saints are back in action Wednesday when they host Marist at Hickey Field.

Siena 4 1 4 4 — 13

Iona 3 4 2 0 — 9

Siena scoring: Soures 6-0, Logue 2-1, Wagness 2-0, Gilhooley 1-1, Nieman 1-0, Bentley 1-0. Iona scoring: Haddock 2-1, Brewster 2-0, Castellano 2-0, Varada 1-1, Burns 1-0, Kruger 1-0. Goalies: Siena, Krasner, 8 saves. Iona, Votto, 1 save; Sweeney, 3 saves.

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