Tigers Conclude Home Slate with 16-3 Victory over Warriors

Tigers Conclude Home Slate with 16-3 Victory over Warriors

SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee women's lacrosse team routs Hendrix, 16-3, on Saturday afternoon from Puett Field to conclude the home schedule.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (10-4, 3-1) 16, Hendrix (5-4, 1-1) 3
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The Tigers opened the contest with a 5-0 run in the first 10 minutes of play.

-After a Hendrix goal at the 19:31 mark of the first half, the Purple and Gold went on a 6-0 run to lead 11-1 at the break. Alden Woolford netted two of her three goals in the first 30 minutes.

-Preston Cooper scored the first two goals in the second half, as the Tigers outscored their opponent, 5-2, in the second half.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Three Tigers recorded hat tricks on Saturday: Alden Woolford, Mary Kate Myers and Preston Cooper. Woolford and Cooper each tallied an assist.

-Grace Zechman totaled two assists and scored a goal.

-Grace Fulton scooped up eight grounders and caused three turnovers, while Kit Sommi also forced three turnovers and won five draw controls.

-Amanda Jenkins (5-0) saved three shots in 30 first half minutes.

-As a team, 10 different Tigers scored in the contest, and the team won 14 of the 20 draw controls in the game, with nine coming in the first half.

HENDRIX KEY STATISTICS
-Alison Watanabe scored two goals, while Morgan Dasch assisted on two goals for the Warriors.

-Alexis Truitt (5-4) saved eight shots in full time for Hendrix.

UP NEXT
Sewanee will wrap up the regular season on the road, beginning with a SAA matchup with Berry next Saturday.

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