Shorewomen Top Hawks, 14-7, for First Win

Shorewomen Top Hawks, 14-7, for First Win

Hubley, Vincent Tally Four Goals and One Assist Each in Victory

BRADENTON, Fla. -- The Washington College women's lacrosse team picked up its first victory of the season this afternoon, defeating Roger Williams, 14-7, behind four goals and one assist each from senior midfielder Emily Hubley (West Chester, Pa./Bayard Rustin) and sophomore attacker Katherine Vincent (Wilton, Conn./Wilton), at the Sticks Up Spring Fling in Bradenton, Fla. The Shorewomen improved to 1-1 with the win, while the Hawks fell to 2-1 with the loss.

Washington held a 3-2 lead before finishing the first half with three unanswered goals to take a 6-2 advantage into the intermission. Vincent scored 34 seconds into the second half to up the lead to 7-2 before Mackenzie Logan scored on a free position with 26:39 remaining to cut the deficit to 7-3. The Shorewomen then scored the next three goals, capped off by a goal by senior attacker Catherine Stanley (Freeland, Md./Hereford) with 18:23 left, to up the margin to 10-3. The Shorewomen led by at least six goals the rest of the way.

Hubley scored her four goals on just five shots and added a game-best five draw controls, while Vincent scored her four goals on six shots and had a game-high three ground balls.  Senior attacker Caroline Lovett (Lancaster, Pa./Penn Manor) chipped in a goal and three assists, while freshman attacker Madison Acra (Norfolk, Va./Norfolk Academy), Stanley, sophomore attacker Sarah Matanin (Parkton, Md./Hereford), sophomore midfielder Cara Pascarella (Dix Hills, N.Y./Half Hollows Hills East), and freshman attacker Morgen Moran (Wilmington, Del./St. Mark's) each had one goal. Sophomore midfielder Alli Dudley (New Windsor, Md./Francis Scott Key) added one assist, while sophomore midfielder Daniela Falcone (Potomac, Md./Connelly School of the Holy Child) had a game-best three caused turnovers. Sophomore goalie Haylee Solomon (Wantagh, N.Y./Sanford H. Calhoun) made 10 saves for the Shorewomen. 

Logan, Kelsey Rahilly, and Leah Osborne each scored one goal and assisted on another for the Hawks. Deven Machette, McKenna Everding, Samantha Davenport, and Kaelin Hogan each scored one goal for Roger Williams, while Carly Martin had one assist. Kimblerly Bolk got the start in goal and allowed 10 goals while making one save. Annie Bartkus played the final 18:23, making five saves and allowing four goals.

Washington held a 22-21 advantage in shot and a 12-11 edge in draw controls in the game. The Shorewomen were a perfect 11-for-11 on clears, while the Hawks were 9-for-14.

The Shorewomen return to action Wednesday with a 4:00 p.m. game against Rhode ISland College at Disney's Wide World of Sports complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.