Women's Lacrosse: Mount Union Rallies But Falls in OT in Opener
ARLINGTON, Va. -- Mount Union's women's lacrosse team rallied to tie the game with under two minutes to play but lost in overtime at Marymount Sunday in Arlington, Virginia.
Mount Union trailed 10-6 at halftime but battled back and trailed 15-12 with 5:17 left in the game before goals by Katherine Doraty (Medina/Medina), Susie Kraus (Sewickley, Pa./Quaker Valley) and finally Taylor Pensyl (Kent/Kent Roosevelt) tied the game at 15 with 1:47 left in regulation.
Marymount (2-0) scored first in the extra session, then Doraty, who led Mount Union with five goals on the day, would tie the game before Natalie Tinkham scored what turned out to be the game winner with 2:31 remaining.
Along with Doraty, Pensyl, Kraus and Emily Sendker (Lancaster, N.Y./Lancaster Central) each had three goals for the Raiders.
Courtney Oehl had five goals and Kiki Niebuhr had five saves in goal to lead Marymount, which out-shot Mount Union, 35-24.
Casey McHenry (Hudson/Hudson) had 11 saves in goal for the Raiders.
Mount Union will stay in the Washington, D.C. area and play Tuesday, March 4 at Hood College in Frederick, Maryland.
|Mount Union (0-1)||6||9||1||16|
|Marymount (Va.) (2-0)||10||5||2||17|
|-- 1st --||Mount Union||Marymount (Va.)|
|Marymount (Va.)||24:47||Molly Maher (unassisted)||0||1|
|Marymount (Va.)||20:20||Taylor Johnson (Megan McGuirk)||0||2|
|Marymount (Va.)||19:33||Megan McGuirk (Taylor Johnson)||0||3|
|Mount Union||18:41||Emily Sendker (unassisted)||1||3|
|Marymount (Va.)||17:51||Molly Maher (unassisted)||1||4|
|Mount Union||16:22||Emily Sendker (Katherine Doraty)||2||4|
|Marymount (Va.)||15:59||Taylor Johnson (Jacki Belker)||2||5|
|Mount Union||15:04||Emily Bergert (unassisted)||3||5|
|Mount Union||14:38||Susie Kraus (Free position shot)||4||5|
|Marymount (Va.)||12:28||Courtney Oehl (Chelsea Ritter)||4||6|
|Mount Union||10:59||Susie Kraus (Free position shot)||5||6|
|Marymount (Va.)||08:16||Courtney Oehl (Free position shot)||5||7|
|Marymount (Va.)||04:05||Molly Maher (unassisted)||5||8|
|Marymount (Va.)||03:27||Courtney Oehl (Jacki Belker)||5||9|
|Marymount (Va.)||02:47||Courtney Oehl (unassisted)||5||10|
|Mount Union||00:45||Katherine Doraty (Free position shot)||6||10|
|-- 2nd --||Mount Union||Marymount (Va.)|
|Mount Union||26:13||Emily Bergert (Free position shot)||7||10|
|Mount Union||23:44||Taylor Pensyl (unassisted)||8||10|
|Mount Union||22:41||Emily Sendker (unassisted)||9||10|
|Mount Union||21:30||Katherine Doraty (Free position shot)||10||10|
|Marymount (Va.)||17:22||Courtney Oehl (Taylor Johnson)||10||11|
|Marymount (Va.)||15:39||Jacki Belker (unassisted)||10||12|
|Mount Union||08:42||Taylor Pensyl (unassisted)||11||12|
|Marymount (Va.)||07:47||Taylor Johnson (unassisted)||11||13|
|Mount Union||06:46||Katherine Doraty (Free position shot)||12||13|
|Marymount (Va.)||06:16||Megan McGuirk (Free position shot)||12||14|
|Marymount (Va.)||05:17||Megan McGuirk (unassisted)||12||15|
|Mount Union||04:25||Katherine Doraty (unassisted)||13||15|
|Mount Union||02:37||Susie Kraus (unassisted)||14||15|
|Mount Union||01:47||Taylor Pensyl (unassisted)||15||15|
|-- OT --||Mount Union||Marymount (Va.)|
|Marymount (Va.)||04:38||Natalie Tinkham (unassisted)||15||16|
|Mount Union||04:28||Katherine Doraty (unassisted)||16||16|
|Marymount (Va.)||02:31||Natalie Tinkham (Chelsea Ritter)||16||17|