Monks Skate Past AMCATS, 19-1

Monks Skate Past AMCATS, 19-1

PAXTON, Mass. – Saint Joseph's College (3-3, 3-0 GNAC) toppled Anna Maria College (0-4, 0-4 GNAC), 19-1, in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women's lacrosse contest on Wednesday evening.


Seniors Brittany Arsenault (Westbrook, Maine), Kayla Kelly (York, Maine) and Kara Kelly (York, Maine) netted three goals apiece as the Monks outshot the AMCATS by a 38-5 margin in the one-sided victory.


Saint Joseph's held the lead in shots (38-5), ground balls (27-11) and turnovers (16-33).


Kaylin Mansir (West Gardiner, Maine), started for the Monks producing a pair of saves on three shots faced in just over 45 minutes of participation.

Madelyn Nelson (Casco, Maine) finished the game for Saint Joseph's adding a save on the day.

Emma Walsh (Dracut, Mass.) tallied 16 saves and allowed 19 goals in today's loss.


  • Kayla Kelly contributed with three goals on four shots, three draw controls, three caused turnovers and two ground balls
  • Arsenault posted three goals on four shots, two ground balls, one draw control and caused turnover
  • Kara Kelly supplied three goals, two ground balls, one draw control and one caused turnover
  • Sophomore Josie Ring (Newfield, Maine) scored two goals with an assist, six ground balls, and four caused turnovers
  • Junior Maddy Beaulieu (West Gardiner, Maine) added a goal with three assists, three ground balls, and four caused turnovers
  • Sophomore Emily Ryan (Wakefield, Mass.) scored two goals with an assist
  • Sophomore Lydia Dexter (Oakland, Maine) chipped in with a goal, two assists and three draw controls
  • Freshman Logan Champlin (Alfred, Maine) scored two goals


  • Ashley Rufo (Pittsfield, Mass.) had two shots on goal, an assist and scooped a couple of ground balls
  • Alyssa Vaca (Wakefield, Mass.) had the lone goal for the AMCATS for her only strike at goal
  • Riley Cote (Tewksbury, Mass.) piled up five draw controls, two ground balls and a caused turnover


Saint Joseph's is now 4-0 all-time versus Anna Maria College.


The Monks will host Albertus Magnus College this Saturday, March 23rd.




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Saint Joseph's College is Maine's only Catholic liberal arts college, providing a supportive, personalized and career-focused education for more than 100 years. From its 474-acre campus on the shores of Sebago Lake, the College offers more than 40 undergraduate programs to a population of approximately 1,000 students. Saint Joseph's College Online provides certificates, undergraduate and advanced degrees for working adults through an online learning program. For more, visit