'Dogs Topped by No. 13 Stanford
Badali had two goals for the Bulldogs tonight.
Badali had two goals for the Bulldogs tonight.

April 2, 2013

By K. Martinson

Final Stats

STANFORD, Calif.- The Fresno State Lacrosse team kicked off its conference play against No. 13 Stanford on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs started the game strong though fell to the Cardinal 21-8.

Fresno State's Sara Weber scored the first goal of the match, giving the `Dogs momentum to stay even with Stanford for the first nine plus minutes. The match was tied at 4-4 until the Cardinal went on a four-goal run to give them an 8-4 advantage.

Marcy Levatino broke the streak with a goal with 8:40 left in the half. Stanford then went on another five-goal run to give them a 14-5 going into half.

The Cardinal went on to outscore the Bulldogs 7-3 in the second half.

Kara Concheck, Paula Badali and Levatino led the Bulldogs with two goals each. This is the third game of the season that Concheck has scored two plus goals for Fresno State.

In her tenth consecutive start at goalkeeper, Katie Wilbur had 12 saves on the day.

The `Dogs are set to return to Bulldog Stadium for Youth Day on Saturday at 1 p.m. when Fresno State (2-8) will host MPSF opponent San Diego State.

It's Youth Day in Bulldog Stadium! Bring your kids to game early for pregame face painting and tattoos. There will also be a postgame autograph session with the team.

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