NIAGARA UNIV. -- The Niagara Purple Eagles women's lacrosse team gave the senior class a thrilling Senior Day victory Saturday at Niagara Field. Taking on the Manhattan Jaspers, Niagara closed the first period on an 8-2 run to take a commanding 11-4 halftime lead. The Purple Eagles were able to hold Manhattan off and moved to 2-1 in MAAC play with a 13-10 victory.
Niagara returns to the road this Wednesday for a 4 p.m. matchup against the Siena Saints.
After Siena, the Purple Eagles will play their final two games of the regular season at Niagara Field, starting with an 11 a.m. matchup on April 15 versus the Monmouth Hawks.