PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Clare Hurley scored five goals and Caitlin Prince added four to lift Duquesne to a 16-5 win over Bucknell on Tuesday evening at chilly Rooney Field. Maddy Molinari scored twice for the Bison, but the 8-1 Dukes ran out to an 11-2 halftime lead and held on from there.
Bucknell got early goals from Katelyn Miller and Emily Becker and trailed just 3-2 after 12 minutes of play. But Duquesne ran off 11 straight goals, starting with a Morgan Matz tally with 17:22 left in the first half.
Duquesne outshot Bucknell 27-16 and held a 15-8 edge in draw controls.
The Bison return home to face American in a Patriot League game this Saturday at 1 p.m.