Penmen Deal Setback to Purple Knights

MANCHESTER, N.H. Emily Mongeau (Westborough, Mass.) totaled six goals and three assists, in the process becoming Southern New Hampshire's all-time leader in points, as the Penmen posted an 18-6 Northeast-10 victory over Saint Michael's on Tuesday night at Larkin Field. The Penmen wrap up the 2012 season on a two-game win streak and 5-10 overall and 4-8 in the NE-10, while the Purple Knights stand 3-11 and 1-10 in the league.

Mongeau, with her nine point effort Tuesday, wraps up her career with 255 points, seven more than prior record-holder Libby Parent who played from 2006-09. He also notched five caused turnovers in her final game, giving her 126, tying her with Julie Kraus for the program record.

Jade Antonangeli (Bourne, Mass.) notched a goal and two assists to make her the 11th player in program history with 100 career points. Ellie Morin (Scarborough, Maine) recorded four goals while Phoebe Clark (Concord, N.H.) tallied two goals and an assist. Emily King (Florence, Mass.) registered two goals, while Sara Halbich (Salem, N.H.), Kayleigh Dube (Bourne, Mass.) and Jenna Crupi (Albany, N.Y.) all added single tallies.

Six different players scored single goals for Saint Michael's, including Eliza Scoba, who became the seventh player in SMC program history with 100 career goals.

Southern New Hampshire never trailed scoring the game's first six goals in a span of 7:30. The Penmen held an 8-2 lead at halftime and extended that lead to 10-2 with goals by Mongeau and Clark in the first 2:33 of the second half. The Penmen salted the game away with four goals in a span of 4:24 capped by a Mongeau tally at the 21:04 mark that made it 14-3.

Kellie Renk (Kennebunk, Maine) made eight saves en route to the victory for Southern New Hampshire. Sandy Palumbo played the first 39:09 in goal for Saint Michael's and made two stops before giving way to Melissa Jaskiewicz, who made a pair of saves the rest of the way. The Penmen outshot the Purple Knights 27-20.

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MANCHESTER, N.H. - Eliza Scoba (Franklin, Mass./Franklin) netted her 100th career goal as Saint Michael's fell 18-6 to Southern New Hampshire on Tuesday at Larkin Field. The Purple Knights are now 3-11 overall and 1-10 in the Northeast-10, while the Penmen improve to 5-10 and 4-8.

Six different players scored for the hosts including Scoba. Sophomore Crystal King (South Burlington, Vt./South Burlington) and freshmen Kate Boyer (Standish, Maine/Bonny Eagle), Melissa Jaskiewicz (Kensington, Md./Bethesda-Chevy Chase), Shannon Murphy (Boxboro, Mass./Acton-Boxboro Regional/UMass) and Courtney Piper (Wolfeboro, N.H./Brewster Academy) each contributed a marker.

Senior Sandy Palumbo (Guilford, Conn./Guilford) made two saves in 39:09, while Jaskiewicz saw time in net, causing four turnovers and stopping two shots in 20:51 for a Saint Michael's squad that held an 18-14 edge in groundballs.

Senior Emily Mongeau (Westborough, Mass./Westborough) led the Penmen with six tallies and three assists, while sophomore Ellie Morin (Scarborough, Maine/Scarborough) scored four goals. Two players struck twice for the hosts, while four netted one apiece. Freshman Kellie Renk (Kennebunk, Maine/Kennebunk) made eight saves.

The Penmen took a 6-0 lead by the 22:30 mark of the first half, before Jaskiewicz countered with a man-up goal 1:18 later. Southern New Hampshire tallied twice to make it 8-1 with 12:26 remaining, but Scoba responded and became the seventh player in program history to record 100 goals with her tally at 6:09.

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