Michelina Pinto,W-Lacrosse,Junior,Groton, (Thru April 8)

Michelina Pinto,W-Lacrosse,Junior,Groton, (Thru April 8)

Junior midfielder Michelina Pinto of Groton helped the Warriors to a 3-0 record in non-conference game and stretch their winning streak to four by scoring eight goals (5-of-8 from free-position), handing out three assists, and winning seven draws. In an 11-10 win over Worcester State that started the week, Pinto contributed two goals during the team’s five-goal run early in the second half that gave the Warriors their first lead with 14 minutes left. Through ten matches for the 5-5 Warriors, Pinto has moved to the top of the team scoring list with 18 goals and nine assists for 27 points, with a team-leading shot percentage of .562. Pinto is 10-of-16 from three-position range and has also added 15 draws and ten ground balls. The goal total moves her to within eight of 100 in her three-year career.