Women's Lacrosse

Women’s Lacrosse: Raiders Get Win #1 On The Road at Thiel, 17-9

GREENVILLE, Pa – Mount Union's women's lacrosse team notched its first win in program history with a 17-9 victory at Thiel (Pa.) Tuesday evening.
The Purple Raiders (1-1) were led by freshman Kendyl Stone (Brunswick/Brunswick) who tallied five points in the game with three goals and two assists. Freshman Emily Bergert (North Canton/Hoover) also tallied five points in the game as she netted four goals and had one assist while fellow freshman Kolbie Haines (Hudson/Hudson) had four points including two goals and two assists.

The Tomcats (1-5) were led by sophomore Cassy Mahdi who tallied four points with four goals on five shots. 

Mount Union controlled the entire game as they went up 3-0 as freshman Taylor Pensyl (Kent/Kent Roosevelt) scored first followed by Stone and freshman Anna Lano (Chaska, Minn./Chanhassen) with 20 minutes left to play in the opening half.

Thiel's Mahdi would net her first at the 19:59 mark cutting the lead to two goals before freshman Shawney Hamilton (Kent/Kent Roosevelt) scored to take the lead back to three with 17:49 remaining.

The Raiders would score nine more goals in the opening half with only allowing the Tomcats to score four more goals. The Raiders would ride the eight point cushion into the break, 13-5.

Mount Union would score the first two goals in the second half taking the 13-5 advantage before Mahdi put her fourth and final goal in the net for the Tomcats with 26:15 remaining.  The Raiders would put the game away with the final goal from Hamilton at the 9:08 mark taking the 17-9 victory.

Mount Union hosts Franciscan Saturday, March 9th at noon at Mount Union Stadium. 

Lacrosse Box Score 
Mount Union vs. Thiel (Pa.) (Tue, March 5, 2013 at Greenville, Pa)
Mount Union (1-1,) vs. Thiel (Pa.) (1-5,)
Date: Tue, March 5, 2013
Attendance: 77
Weather: 
Goals by period Mount Union Thiel (Pa.)
 
1st 13 5

2nd 5 4

Tot 17 9

Scoring summary:
  Prd Time Team Type Goal scorer Assist H-V
1 1st 28:48 Mount Union Even Taylor Pensyl (0) Kendyl Stone (0) 0-1
2 1st 26:36 Mount Union Man up Kendyl Stone (0) (0) 0-2
3 1st 20:16 Mount Union Man up Anna Lano (0) Emily Bergert (0) 0-3
4 1st 19:59 Thiel (Pa.) Even Cassy Mahdi (0) (0) 1-3
5 1st 17:49 Mount Union Even Shawney Hamilton (0) (0) 1-4
6 1st 15:35 Thiel (Pa.) Man up Cassy Mahdi (0) Emily Harrigan (0) 2-4
7 1st 14:01 Mount Union Even Kolbie Haines (0) (0) 2-5
8 1st 12:40 Mount Union Even Susie Kraus (0) (0) 2-6
9 1st 12:13 Thiel (Pa.) Even Cassy Mahdi (0) (0) 3-6
10 1st 10:38 Mount Union Even Emily Bergert (0) Kendyl Stone (0) 3-7
11 1st 9:18 Mount Union Even Emily Bergert (0) Kolbie Haines (0) 3-8
12 1st 8:35 Mount Union Even Susie Kraus (0) (0) 3-9
13 1st 7:06 Thiel (Pa.) Even Emily Harrigan (0) (0) 4-9
14 1st 6:43 Mount Union Even Kendyl Stone (0) (0) 4-10
15 1st 5:31 Thiel (Pa.) Even Sharniqua Martin (0) (0) 5-10
16 1st 4:29 Mount Union Even Emily Bergert (0) (0) 5-11
17 1st 3:06 Mount Union Man up Kolbie Haines (0) Taylor Pensyl (0) 5-12
18 1st 1:59 Mount Union Even Shawney Hamilton (0) Kolbie Haines (0) 5-13
19 2nd 27:19 Mount Union Even Emily Bergert (0) (0) 5-14
20 2nd 27:04 Mount Union Even Taylor Pensyl (0) Shawney Hamilton (0) 5-15
21 2nd 26:15 Thiel (Pa.) Even Cassy Mahdi (0) (0) 6-15
22 2nd 23:33 Thiel (Pa.) Even Hannah Stelmach (0) (0) 7-15
23 2nd 21:56 Mount Union Even Kendyl Stone (0) Susie Kraus (0) 7-16
24 2nd 13:02 Thiel (Pa.) Even Beth Snider (0) (0) 8-16
25 2nd 11:52 Thiel (Pa.) Even Sharniqua Martin (0) (0) 9-16
26 2nd 9:08 Mount Union Even Shawney Hamilton (0) (0) 9-17

Shots: Mount Union 28, Thiel (Pa.) 17
Shots on goal: Mount Union 21, Thiel (Pa.) 14
Saves: Mount Union 5, Thiel (Pa.) 4
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