"I really felt like playing in the CVAC was very good for us," said Moody, noting how her team had faced some very good pitchers throughout the season. "I thought we were pretty well prepared in that sense. She pitched a very nice game."
Lauren Brace had two doubles for the Panthers. Jessica Potter and Alex Macey each added two hits.
Molly Ploof had two singles for Lake Placid while Jenna McGreevy added a double. Stephanie Murphy drove in a run with a single in the second.
Nichols struck out three and walked five in six innings in the loss.