Women’s Lacrosse Win Streak Extends to 10; Defeats St. Vincent 17-1

Women’s Lacrosse Win Streak Extends to 10; Defeats St. Vincent 17-1
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.)

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St. Vincent (Pa.)

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SAVES   1   2   TOTAL
St. Vincent (Pa.)   4   5   9
Mount Union   1   2   3