NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. The Iona College women's water polo team added to its winning streak with three victories over Wagner, Villanova and Virginia Military Institute in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play at Wagner University.
The Lady Gaels have won five consecutive matches and nine of their last 11, improving to 16-11 on the season.
Iona topped Wagner, 10-9, as Cecilia Leonard unlocked a 9-9 tie with 1:28 remaining in the game. Amy Olson scored a hat trick, and goalie Marisa Gaynor stopped 12 shots and collected five steals.
Erika Lauraitis and Leonard netted four goals each, and Mackenzie Mone added three scores in a 14-3 domination of Villanova.
Olson also registered a hat trick in a 12-5 win over VMI. Katie Stelnicki and Leonard each scored twice.
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