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LU women’s lacrosse falls in season opener

Longwood University’s women’s lacrosse team opened its 2017 season Sunday with a 20-3 road loss to the U.S. Naval Academy. The Midshipmen scored 13 goals in the first half and forced the young Lancers attack into 23 turnovers for the game.

Longwood (0-1) visits Lafayette College on Sunday at 1 p.m.