New Canaan battles Darien in girl's lacrosse

A day after the boys lacrosse teams renewed their rivalry, the girls lacrosse teams at New Canaan and Darien renewed their series.Head coach Kristin Wood's

DARIEN - A day after the boys lacrosse teams renewed their rivalry, the girls lacrosse teams at New Canaan and Darien renewed their series.

Head coach Kristin Wood's New Canaan squad was undefeated coming in.

In the first half, Darien's Kristin Gilbert scored, making it 3-1 Blue Wave.

But New Canaan would answer. Talented Rams junior Olivia Hompe scored off the free position.

In the end, New Canaan came from behind to beat its arch rival, 9-8.

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