Purple Knights Fall In ECC Women's Lacrosse Action At Dowling

Brookhaven, N.Y.-The University of Bridgeport women's lacrosse team suffered a 20-1 defeat in an East Coast Conference game hosted by Dowling College on Wednesday afternoon.  UB is now 5-8 overall and 0-5 in ECC play in 2013.  Dowling raises its overall record to 10-3, and the Golden Lions are now 4-2 in conference action.

Sophomore Gabrielle Valela (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) scored Bridgeport's lone goal on Thursday.

Bridgeport will close out the 2013 season with a pair of home games beginning with a make-up game this Saturday, April 27 versus Mercy College.  Action gets underway at Knights Field at 7:00 p.m.