NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University athletics resumes its summer series with a daily flashback to the top five moments of 2016-17 for each of its 19 varsity sports. Beginning with Memorial Day (Monday, May 29, 2017) and finishing with the final day of August, 95 moments (19 x 5) will be shared to relive the most exciting happenings of the most recent Seahawk season.
Salve Regina men's lacrosse began its 2017 campaign with four straight victories including the first three by two-goal margins. Renewing a long-standing rivalry with Wheaton College in its first road match of the season, Salve Regina scored four times in the second quarter before finishing with an 8-6 decision. Zach Makoske (Shoreham, N.Y.) led the way offensively with three goals while Matt D'Amore (Duxbury, Mass.) stopped 14 shots for the Seahawks.
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Salve Regina athletics sponsors 19 NCAA Division III varsity sports for men and women. The Seahawks compete in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC - baseball, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's cross country, field hockey, football, men's ice hockey, men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's soccer, softball, men's and women's tennis, women's track and field, women's volleyball), New England Hockey Conference (NEHC - women's ice hockey), New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association (NEISA - sailing). Beginning in 2017-18, Salve Regina will also sponsor equestrian as a varsity sport, and adds junior varsity programs for baseball and men's lacrosse.