March 2, 2014

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.

 

SCORING 1 2 OT FINAL
Mount Union (0-1) 6 9 1 16
Marymount (Va.) (2-0) 10 5 2 17

 

SCORING SUMMARY
-- 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


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