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Women's lacrosse ends spring trip with loss against Morrisville

Women's lacrosse ends spring trip with loss against Morrisville

The Muskingum women's lacrosse team ended is spring trip with a 13-4 loss against Morrisville State on Thursday afternoon.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (3-3 overall), Morrisville (1-1 overall)
  • Location: Memphis, Tennessee - Mason Field 

Inside the Numbers

  • Muskingum jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead in the opening two minutes of play.
  • Junior Kaeleigh Norvet scored first and junior Ashley Adams tallied the second strike.
  • Morrisville responded with three straight goals over an eight-minute span to take a 3-2 lead.
  • Norvet scored her second goal on a free position shot at the 14:09 mark to tie the contest.
  • Morrisville scored the final three goals of the half to take a 6-3 lead into the break.
  • Morrisville took control of the game early in the second frame with two goals to take an 8-3 lead.
  • Junior Paige Watterman scored the final Muskie goal off an assist from junior Katie Megery with 24:06 left to play.

Game Notes

  • Morrisville ended the outing with a 24-16 edge in shots and 33-26 tilt in ground balls.
  • Gianna Branca and Celia Abbott led Morrisville with four goals each.
  • Junior Katie Shamel played all 60 minutes in frame for the Muskies and made seven saves.

Up Next

  • Muskingum next hosts St. Vincent on Friday, March 16 at 6:00 p.m.