Shorewomen Tame Bears, 9-5

Shorewomen Tame Bears, 9-5

Madore Posts 12 Saves in Victory

CHESTERTOWN, MD -- Junior goalie Amber Madore (Columbia, MD/Wilde Lake) made 12 saves as the Washington College women's lacrosse team downed visiting Ursinus College, 9-5, in a Centennial Conference game this afternoon on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. The Shorewomen improved to 6-4 overall and 2-3 in conference play with the win, while the Bears fell to 8-4 and 3-2 with the loss.

Ursinus struck first as Kim Peifer scored with 21:53 to go in the first. WC freshman attacker Corinne Ziccardi (Baltimore, MD/Loch Raven) then netted a goal with 19:34 left and a free-position goal with 16:44 on the clock to make it 2-1 in favor of the Shorewomen. Emily Diehl scored a free-position goal with 13:34 to go to even the score at 2-2 but free-position goals by sophomore attacker Kalli Parrish (Timonium, MD/McDonogh School) and junior attacker Sarah Cannon (Baltimore, MD/Notre Dame Prep) with 11:02 and 2:18 remaining in the first half, respectively, gave the Shorewomen a 4-2 lead at the intermission.

Allison Furman cut the lead to 4-3 when she scored off a Peifer assist with 25:00 left in the second half, but the Shorewomen scored the next four goals to open up an 8-3 lead. Parrish opened the run with a free-position goal with 24:27 remaining. Sophomore midfielder Rachel Bartee (Mount Airy, MD/South Carroll) then scored one goal off a feed from senior midfielder Allie Hanzsche (Catonsville, MD/Mount de Sales) with 17:05 left and another off an assist from junior midfielder Sam Ohrem (Ridgefield, CT/Ridgefield) with 12:48 to go. Freshman midfielder Mollie Shipley (Denville, NJ/Morris Catholic) finished the run with a goal with 9:01 to play. Meghan Morley then scored off a free-position at 5:09 left, but Hanzsche found Cannon for a goal with 2:11 to go. Kristen Wampole scored on a free-position for Ursinus with 47 seconds to go to provide the final margin.

Ziccardi, Parrish, Cannon, and Bartee each scored two goals for the Shorewomen in the game.

The Shorewomen return to action Tuesday with a 4:00 p.m. Centennial Conference game at McDaniel.