Women's Lacrosse Wins Home-Opener
March 28, 2006
Middlebury improved to 4-1 on the season as the second-ranked Panthers picked up a 15-5 win over #16 Union in the team's home-opener on Kohn Field.
Middlebury jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead before Union answered with a pair to tie the game at the 11:51 mark. The Panthers then scored five of the next six goals to take a 7-3 lead into the halftime break. The teams exchanged the first four goals of the second half, leaving Union with a 9-5 deficit with 16:08 remaining. Middlebury scored the game's final six goals to pick up the 15-5 win.
Kim Walker led Middlebury with three goals and two assists, while Schuyler Winstead added two goals and two helpers. Alison Perencevich and Elizabeth Renehan each had two goals and an assist. Erin Lawson paced Union with two goals and an assist.
Blaire Bowie and Whitney Wildrick combined to make two saves for Middlebury, while Stephanie Burlton and Rachel Beckman made 25 stops for Union.
Date: March 28, 2005 - 4:00 p.m
Venue: Kohn Field - Site: Middlebury, Vt.
TEAM 1 2 OT F
Union (3-2) 3 2 - 5
Middlebury (4-1) 7 8 - 15
Middlebury Scoring: Kim Walker 3-2, Schuyler Winstead 2-2, Alison Perencevich 2-1, Elizabeth Renehan 2-1, Michele Bergofsky 1-1, Channing Weymouth 1-1, Claire Edelen 1-1, Amanda Smith 1-0, Liza Humes 1-0, Katherine Entwisle 1-0.
Union Scoring: Erin Lawson 2-1, Caitlin Cuozzo 1-1, Robyn Ross 1-0, Aleandra Toney 1-0.
M-Blair Bowie (30 min., 2 GA, 1 save)
M-Whitney Wildrick (30 min., 3 GA, 1 save)
U-Rachel Beckman (30 min., 7 GA, 13 saves)
U-Stephanie Burlton (30 min., 8 GA, 12 saves)