WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Mount Union's women's lacrosse team extended its winning streak to 10 games with an 18-3 win at Washington & Jefferson Tuesday in Washington, Pa.
The Purple Raiders are 10-1 overall while Washington and Jefferson remains winless on the season at 0-6.
Sophomore Kelsey Shewbridge (Medina/Medina) scored a career-high five goals, sophomore Emily Bergert (North Canton/Hoover) had five goals and an assist and sophomore Katherine Doraty (Medina/Medina) had a goal and five assists to lead Mount Union which led 14-0 at halftime.
Doraty also had four ground balls while sophomore Kolbie Haines (Hudson/Hudson) caused four turnovers.
Mount Union hosts Capital in the first-ever Ohio Athletic Conference women's lacrosse game Saturday at 1 pm at Mount Union.
The Ohio Athletic Conference is the third oldest conferene in college sports behind only the Big Ten and Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Associaiton and is sponsoring men's and women's lacrosse for the first time since being founded in 1902.
Mount Union vs. Wash. & Jeff. (Tue, April 8, 2014 at Washington, Pa.)
Date: Tue, April 8, 2014
Goals by period 1 2 F
Mount Union 14 4 18
Wash. & Jeff. 0 3 3
|3||1st||24:42||MTU||Even||Emily Bergert||Katherine Doraty||0-3|
|4||1st||23:08||MTU||Even||Kelsey Shewbridge||Katherine Doraty||0-4|
|5||1st||20:32||MTU||Even||Shawney Hamilton||Susie Kraus||0-5|
|8||1st||17:31||MTU||Even||Taylor Pensyl||Kolbie Haines||0-8|
|10||1st||13:36||MTU||Even||Shawney Hamilton||Emily Bergert||0-10|
|11||1st||12:56||MTU||Even||Emily Bergert||Katherine Doraty||0-11|
|13||1st||06:13||MTU||Even||Kolbie Haines||Katherine Doraty||0-13|
|14||1st||00:33||MTU||Even||Caitlin Bradley||Kolbie Haines||0-14|
|17||2nd||20:10||MTU||Even||Kelsey Shewbridge||Katherine Doraty||1-16|
|21||2nd||02:39||W&J||Even||Alex Dikos||Michaela Mulokey||3-18|
Shots on goal: MTU 32, W&J 6.
Saves: MTU 3, W&J 14.