No. 12 Women's Lacrosse Defeats Buffalo State, 20-4, For Program-Record 11th-Straight Win

BUFFALO, N.Y. – SUNY Genseo senior attacker Rachel Fisher scored a career-high five goals to lead the No. 12 Knights to a 20-4 victory at Buffalo State in State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) women's lacrosse action, Wednesday. 

Undefeated Geneseo (11-0, 4-0 SUNYAC) broke a program record with its 11th-consecutive victory, eclipsing the 2014 squad's 10-game winning streak. 

HOW IT HAPPENED 

  • Fisher opened the scoring 2:08 into the contest with the first of her four first-half goals as the Knights out-scored the Bengals, 12-0, in the first 30-minutes of play. 
  • Geneseo built a 13-0 lead with 25:55 on the second-half clock before Buffalo State (6-6, 2-1 SUNYAC) got on the board with back-to-back tallies for an 13-2 score at 17:43. 
  • First-year midfielder Megan Henderson kicked off a 4-0 run as the visitors reclaimed a 17-2 edge at 9:09. 
  • The Knights out-scored Buffalo State, 3-2, the rest of the way. 

QUICK FACTS 

  • Geneseo's margin of victory was the largest since a 20-3 win over visiting New Paltz in 2016. 
  • The Knights notched their fifth 20-goal game in the last three seasons, tying the high-water mark for goals since a 21-10 win over Buffalo State in 2014. 
  • Geneseo is unbeaten in its last eight games versus Buffalo State and improved to 15-6 in 21 all-time meetings with the Bengals. 

WHAT'S NEXT 

Geneseo hosts No. 21 Cortland at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday in a matchup of the lone remaining SUNYAC squad's without a conference loss.