CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Lynx will open up their season on Sunday, March 10th against Manhattanville College at Hancock Park (Fla.) as part of their annual spring training trip.
The Lynx, looking to repeat with a fifth consecutive New England Collegiate Conference (NECC), are coming off a 2012 season where they finished 28-12 and a perfect 18-0 in conference action.
Lesley returns four NECC All-Conference selections from the 2012 season, including NECC Pitcher of the Year Jennifer Dorval (Franklin, N.H.). Junior Allison Fountain (Cheshire, Conn.) returns from a 2012 Second Team nomination while First Team selections Emily Mangiaratti (Amherst, Mass.) and Jessica Guevara (Nantucket, Mass.) were selected as the captains for the 2013 campaign.
Mangiaratti and Guevara share their thoughts on the upcoming season: