ALLIANCE, Ohio – Mount Union's women's lacrosse team defeated St. Vincent 17-1 Friday evening at Mount Union Stadium as their win streak extends to ten games.
The Purple Raiders (10-1) were led by freshman Susie Kraus (Sewickley, Pa./Quaker Valley) who tallied seven points in the victory with six goals and one assist.
Kraus was joined by freshmen trio Taylor Pensyl (Kent/Kent Roosevelt), Kolbie Haines (Hudson/Hudson) and Ashley Christensen (Champlin, Minn./Champlin Park) who all recorded a multi-goal game. Pensyl tallied three points on three goals, Christensen tallied four points with two goals and two assists while Haines tallied five points with two assists and her three goals.
The Bearcats (9-3) were led by Molly Snyder who scored the only goal for St. Vincent. The loss snapped St. Vincent's win streak which reached seven games entering the game.
Mount Union scored first when Haines won the first draw control of the game and found the back of the net in 12 seconds, which beats previous team-best 14 seconds when Pensyl scored against Olivet (Mich.) on March 30th.
The Raiders scored five goals before St. Vincent scored their goal with 16:04 remaining in the first half cutting the lead, 5-1. Mount Union would score five more goals led by Kraus as she scored three of the five going into the halftime up by nine, 10-1.
Mount Union would blank St. Vincent's attack as they would score seven unanswered goals in the second half going on for the 17-1 victory.
Mount Union travels to Westerville, Ohio on Sunday, April 21st to take on Otterbein at 2:00 pm.
|St. Vincent (Pa.) (9-3,)||1||0||1|
|Mount Union (10-1,)||10||7||17|
|-- 1st --||St. Vincent (Pa.)||Mount Union|
|Mount Union||29:48||Kolbie Haines (unassisted)||0||1|
|Mount Union||24:13||Ashley Christensen (Susie Kraus)||0||2|
|Mount Union||21:41||Emily Bergert (Free position shot)||0||3|
|Mount Union||18:50||Susie Kraus (Ashley Christensen)||0||4|
|Mount Union||16:32||Ashley Christensen (unassisted)||0||5|
|St. Vincent (Pa.)||16:04||Molly Snyder (unassisted)||1||5|
|Mount Union||09:13||Susie Kraus (unassisted)||1||6|
|Mount Union||04:45||Taylor Pensyl (Kolbie Haines)||1||7|
|Mount Union||04:08||Susie Kraus (unassisted)||1||8|
|Mount Union||01:51||Kolbie Haines (unassisted)||1||9|
|Mount Union||00:10||Susie Kraus (unassisted)||1||10|
|-- 2nd --||St. Vincent (Pa.)||Mount Union|
|Mount Union||26:58||Taylor Pensyl (unassisted)||1||11|
|Mount Union||22:12||Susie Kraus (unassisted)||1||12|
|Mount Union||18:36||Taylor Pensyl (unassisted)||1||13|
|Mount Union||14:21||Shawney Hamilton (unassisted)||1||14|
|Mount Union||12:10||Kolbie Haines (Ashley Christensen)||1||15|
|Mount Union||09:43||Susie Kraus (unassisted)||1||16|
|Mount Union||01:09||Kendyl Stone (Kolbie Haines)||1||17|
|St. Vincent (Pa.)||11|
|SHOTS ON GOAL||TOTAL|
|St. Vincent (Pa.)||4|
|St. Vincent (Pa.)||4||5||9|