Pack WLAX hosts Regis in season finale

Pack WLAX hosts Regis in season finale
PUEBLO, Colo. (April 29, 2017) Colorado State University –Pueblo Women's Lacrosse will take the field for the last time in 2017 when they host No. 14 Regis University Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Lacrosse Stadium.

The Pack enters their season finale with a 5-9 record overall and a 3-5 mark in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference games. Regis holds a 14-2 (7-1 RMAC) record.

Heading into the final game of the season, Leah Neumann (Jr., Naperville, Ill.) has a chance to make school history. Neumann enters the weekend four points shy of the Pack's single-season record of 53 set last season by Allison Wurscher (So., Tigard, Ore.) . She has a chance to break her own program record of 39 goals. Neumann has 37 goals and 12 assists in 2017.

Neumann ranks fifth in the RMAC with 2.64 goals per game.  Her 4.29 draw controls per game places fourth. With 60 draw controls, Neumann has already set a school record. 

 Rachael Welzin (Jr., Farmington, Minn.) has snagged 3.00 ground balls per game, second most in the conference. Welzin also stands fifth in the RMAC with 2.0 caused turnovers per game.

With 28 caused turnovers on the season, Welzin has tied Taylor Christensen's team record from last season. Christensen (So., Colorado Springs, Colo.) also ranks seventh in the RMAC with 1.71 caused turnovers per game. 

Wurscher has dealt out a team-best 15 assists. She is tied for second place on the team, along with Christensen, with 36 points.  

Sunday's home finale against the Rangers will be a rematch of the two school's first game of the year. Regis beat the Pack 18-8 in Denver on Feb. 18. 

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.