Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Wins Easily Over Catawba, 19-3, For Its First Victory Of The Year
February 18, 2012
Bears win their first match under first-year Head Coach Sue Reuschle
|Lenoir-Rhyne freshman Lauren Donovan scored four goals and added a pair of assists in a 19-3 win over Catawba Saturday afternoon at home in the Bears' first victory of the 2012 season.|
Hickory, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Lacrosse Team (1-1) picked up its first win of the 2012 season and its first victory under Head Coach Sue Reuschle with a 19-3 triumph over Catawba (0-1) Saturday afternoon at Moretz Stadium.
Catawba's goals were scored by Samantha Santoli (Nesconset, N.Y.), Ana Cooke (Fairfax, Va.) and Chelsey Ferraro (Tampa, Fla.).
L-R raced to an 11-2 halftime lead and never looked back as the Indians fell in their first-ever women's lacrosse match.
Lenoir-Rhyne freshman Mary Minick (Marietta, Ga.) added two goals and three assists as the Bears held a 40-12 advantage in shots taken and a 50-30 edge in ground balls.
In addition, L-R saved 13 shots on the afternoon while Catawba stopped seven shots on the day.
Lenoir-Rhyne plays at Limestone on Tuesday beginning at 4:00 p.m., while Catawba hosts Rollins on Sunday at Noon. L-R's next home match will take place on Saturday, February 25, against Pfeiffer beginning at Noon.