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Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier is pressured by (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier is pressured by Albany midfielder Allie Phelan in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook 9, Albany 2

The Stony Brook women's lacrosse team got a little payback on the Albany Great Danes on Saturday, winning 9-2. Albany defeated SBU in the American East championship a year ago, denying the Seawolves an NCAA bid.

Stony Brook midfielder Amber Kupres circles behind the
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Stony Brook midfielder Amber Kupres circles behind the goal against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Demmianne Cook. (March 30, 2013)
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Stony Brook midfielder Demmianne Cook. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Demmianne Cook pressures Albany midfielder
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Stony Brook midfielder Demmianne Cook pressures Albany midfielder Nichole Eamer in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

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Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier drives the ball
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Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier drives the ball past Albany midfielder Allie Phelan in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Michelle Rubino controls the ball
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Stony Brook midfielder Michelle Rubino controls the ball against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Emily Mercier defends against Albany
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Stony Brook midfielder Emily Mercier defends against Albany midfielder Nichole Eamer in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Emily Mercier drives the ball
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Stony Brook midfielder Emily Mercier drives the ball against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook attacker Alyssa Cardillo passes against Albany
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Stony Brook attacker Alyssa Cardillo passes against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013) . (March 30, 2013)

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Stony Brook midfielder Amber Kupres shoots and scores
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Stony Brook midfielder Amber Kupres shoots and scores past Albany goalkeeper Anna Berman in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook goalkeeper Frankie Caridi guards the net
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Stony Brook goalkeeper Frankie Caridi guards the net against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook goalkeeper Frankie Caridi runs out to
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Stony Brook goalkeeper Frankie Caridi runs out to the field before the start against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier is pressured by
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Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier is pressured by Albany midfielder Allie Phelan in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook attacker Claire Petersen is defended by
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Stony Brook attacker Claire Petersen is defended by Albany midfielder Jess Antelmi in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

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Stony Brook attacker Alyssa Cardillo passes the ball
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Stony Brook attacker Alyssa Cardillo passes the ball against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Emily Mercier runs the ball
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Stony Brook midfielder Emily Mercier runs the ball against Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier is defended by
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Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier is defended by Albany midfielder Allie Phelan in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook midfielder Demmianne Cook is defended by
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Stony Brook midfielder Demmianne Cook is defended by Albany midfielder Ariana Parker in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier keeps her eye
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Stony Brook attacker Janine Hillier keeps her eye on the ball as she takes a draw with Albany midfielder Kathleen Lennon in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium.

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Stony Brook attacker Claire Petersen, left, and midfielder
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Stony Brook attacker Claire Petersen, left, and midfielder Demmianne Cook react after Petersen scored against Albany with an assist from Cook in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. (March 30, 2013)

Stony Brook players celebrate after their 9-2 win
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Stony Brook players celebrate after their 9-2 win over Albany in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse game at LaValle Stadium. Front row from left: Melissa Rotante, Janine Hillier and Demianne Cook. (March 30, 2013)

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