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LOS ANGELES -- Lauren DiLella scored the game winner with 2:30 to play and the Occidental women's lacrosse team took second place in Round 1 of SCIAC with a 14-13 win at Pomona-Pitzer on Wednesday night.
The Tigers overcame a three-goal halftime deficit with the first three goals of the second half and scored four the game's final five goals, dominating the last 10 minutes.
Ciara Byrne led six Oxy attackers who recorded points, finishing with four goals, an assist and four draws. Sierra Slack added three goals and an assist, Alessandra Pelliccia had a pair of goals and four draw controls, DiLella finished with two goals and an assist, Shai Goodman had two goals and Marie Whitmore scored one goal.
Lilly Thomey led the Sagehens with four goals.
Season Impact: Oxy improves to 8-3 overall and 4-1 in SCIAC.
Next Game: The Tigers are back in action at Colorado College on Saturday at noon. The Tigers will return to league play against at first-place Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on April 7.Follow Oxy Athletics on Twitter Sign Up for Newsletters Watch on Youtube Follow us on Instagram