DANBURY, Conn. – Freshman Gianna Falcone earned her first start for the No. 14 Salisbury University women's lacrosse team in a 10-7 victory over York College of Pennsylvania on Saturday, garnering her first Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III Mid-Atlantic Co-Rookie of the Week, the league announced.
Falcone played the entire game in the cage for Salisbury, making 11 saves on 18 shots faced and finishing the game with a 61.1 save percentage. She turned away three of the five Spartan free-position shots.
The Florham Park, New Jersey native earned her first Capital Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week award for the game, as well.
The Sea Gulls return to action again on Friday, March 20, traveling to Southern Virginia University for a 3 p.m., draw.
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