Ohio Wesleyan Cruises by Saint Vincent, 14-7

Sophomore attacker Alexa Deaton (Eden, Md./Mercersburg Academy) scored 2 goals during each of a pair of 4-0 runs that helped Ohio Wesleyan to a non-conference win over St. Vincent on Sunday.

The Bearcats raced to a 3-0 lead, getting on the scoreboard first on a free position goal by senior Katie McLaughlin (Venetia, Pa./Peters Township) before sophomore Lauren Eller (Crownsville, Md./Old Mills) scored an unassisted goal and McLaughlin added another score with 17:36 left in the first half.

Sophomore midfielder Lura Allen (Hingham, Mass.) put the Bishops on the scoreboard with a free position goal with 16:13 remaining in the period, and 26 seconds later, Deaton followed with an unassisted goal to bring Ohio Wesleyan within 3-2. Deaton tied the game with a free position goal with 13:58 to play, and 20 seconds later, freshman attacker Hannah Mudge (Baltimore, Md./St. Paul's School) gave Ohio Wesleyan the lead with a goal off a pass from senior attacker Liz Stockdale (Beaver, Pa./Mercersburg Academy).

McLaughlin answered with a goal as the Bearcats tied the game at 4-4. Sophomore midfielder Julia Fouts (Cleveland Heights/Hathaway Brown) converted a free position goal to give Ohio Wesleyan the lead for good, then set up Deaton on a score in the closing seconds of the first half. Deaton opened the second half with a free position goal and Fouts added a score to give Ohio Wesleyan an 8-4 lead early in the second half.

Deaton led the Bishops with 5 goals. Freshman attacker Tara Porter (North Quincy, Mass./Berkshire School) scored 3 second-half goals and Fouts finished with 2 goals and an assist. McLaughlin and Eller scored 3 goals apiece to lead St. Vincent. Sophomore Maggie Eichenlaub (Crystal, Minn./Robbinsdale Cooper) had 10 saves in the Ohio Wesleyan cage.

Freshman Erica Lisi (Camillus, N.Y./Bishop Ludden) had 17 saves in the St. Vincent goal.
St. Vincent (2-4)    4 3   7
Ohio Wesleyan (9-1) 6 8 14

Team Time Goal (Assist)
SV 28:19 Katie McLaughlin (FP)
SV 24:26 Lauren Eller
SV 17:36 McLaughlin (Laura Fedor)
OWU 16:13 Lura Allen (FP)
OWU 15:47 Alexa Deaton
OWU 13:58 Deaton (FP)
OWU 13:38 Hannah Mudge (Liz Stockdale)
SV 9:10 McLaughlin
OWU 2:21 Julia Fouts (FP)
OWU 0:46 Deaton (Fouts)

OWU 28:16 Deaton (FP)
OWU 25:53 Fouts
SV 21:36 Jenna Moon
OWU 16:58 Polly Burke (Mudge)
OWU 16:37 Jamie Blake (Stockdale)
SV 11:42 Eller (FP)
OWU 7:14 Tara Porter
OWU 5:54 Porter
OWU 3:11 Deaton
SV 1:18 Eller
OWU 0:20 Porter

Scoring Summary
Ohio Wesleyan G-A St. Vincent G-A
Lura Allen 1-0 Katie McLaughlin 3-0
Alexa Deaton 4-0 Lauren Eller 2-0
Hannah Mudge 1-1 Laura Fedor 0-1
Liz Stockdale 0-2 Jenna Moon 1-0
Julia Fouts 2-1
Polly Burke 1-0
Jamie Blake 1-0


St. Vincent Min GA Saves
Erica Lisi 60 14 17

Ohio Wesleyan Min GA Saves
Maggie Eichenlaub 60 7 10

Team Statistics SVC OWU
Ground Balls 24 22
Draw Control 7 14
Shots 19 37
Free Pos. Shots 10 6
Saves 17 10


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