SPARTA, NJ - The Sparta girls lacrosse team defeated Kittatinny, 19-2, on Monday on senior day.
Jacqui Hallack stole the show with six goals and four assists. Kaitlin Mead was right behind her with five goals and five assists. Mead added 15 groundballs as Sparta dominated in every facet of the game.
Kittatinny scored the first goal seconds into the game and actually had decent spells of possession in the first half but Sparta were far and away the better team. They attacked with speed and were decisive when passing the ball. They counter attacked and switched the field when driving the net. They also were not afraid to pass up a shot for a pass and to live another day in the attack. They went around the net on multiple occasions to find open teammates and better shot attempts.
Julianna McGuire had two goals, two assists and three groundballs. Brianna Falco had one goal and nine groundballs. Courtney Klein had two goals.
Hailey Mead, Paige Ryan and Samantha Charles added a goal while Lauren Neufeld had an assist.
Goalie Madison Levinson had four saves in what turned out to be an easy afternoon.
The seniors that were honored are Hallack, Ryan, McGuire and Isabella Candeloro.
The Lady Spartans are now 12-1 and 7-0 in league play.