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No. 10 Fairfield Warde is too strong for Warriors in 12-goal victory

Canton’s All-State senior Grace Giancola had three goals as No. 10 Fairfield Warde handed Canton their second loss of the year. (Photo courtesy Bill Brewster)

FAIRFIELD, May 13 – Jenna Kuczo scored four goals while teammate Courtney Scheetz had three goals to lead No. 10 Fairfield Warde to a 17-5 non-league victory over the defending Class S champion Canton girls lacrosse team on a wet Saturday afternoon in Fairfield.

The host Mustangs (12-4) led by 12 goals at halftime with a 13-1 advantage. It was Canton’s first game of the season against a team ranked in the top 10 of the state coaches poll.

Grace Giancola had three goals for the Warriors (11-2) while freshman Abby Charron added two.

Canton travels to Bethel on Monday for another non-league contest beginning at 4 p.m. before concluding the NCCC campaign by traveling to Suffield on Tuesday. Canton closes out the regular season with a game against Watertown on Saturday, May 20.

Canton’s Abby Charron makes a pass in Saturday’s game in Fairfield. The Warriors fell, 17-5. (Photo courtesy Bill Brewster)

Fairfield Warde 17, Canton 5
At Fairfield
Canton (11-2)                  1  4  — 5
Fairfield Warde (12-4)    13 4  — 17
Goals: Grace Giancola (C) 3, Abby Charron (C) 2; Olivia Seymour (FW) 2, Jenna Kuczo (FW) 4, Courtney Scheetz (FW) 3, Sarah Adams (FW) 2, Libby McKenna (FW) 2, Emma Kallebach (FW), Kaitlyn Walsh (FW) 2, Caleigh Walker (FW); Assists: Seymour 3, Adams 1, McKenna 1, Kallenbach 2, Walklet 1; Saves: Abby King (FW) 7

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