McDaniel Terrorizes Shenandoah

WINCHESTER, Va. Shenandoah saw its five-game women's lacrosse winning streak snapped Wednesday night with a 19-9 non-league loss to McDaniel.

The Green Terror (5-3) scored the opening goal of the game 69 seconds in and after Julia Jacobs scored unassisted at 22:52, led the rest of the way against SU (6-2).

Samantha Sisson tallied off of a free position shot for the hosts at 18:52 to cut the deficit to 3-2, but this would be as close as the Hornets would get.

McDaniel, which dominated possession thanks to a 19-11 advantage in draw controls, answered Sisson's tally by outscoring Shenandoah 6-3 in the final 16:59 of the opening stanza.

The final goal, but Bridget Bopst on a free position shot, came just 36 seconds before the halftime gun.

The Green Terror then scored the initial three goals of the second to push the advantage out to seven goals by the 24:41 mark.

A pair of Liz Bereit free position goals, at 24:25 and 20:06, brought the Hornets to within five at 12-7 before McDaniel tallied seven of the game's final nine goals.

Bereit had four goals and one assist for five points with Sisson adding two goals and two assists.

Amy Rollins and Samantha Donaghy had scored twice and once, respectively, to round out the Shenandoah scoring.

The visitors outshot SU 29-19, had a 13-11 advantage in groundballs and were nearly perfect, 18 of 19, on clears.

Green Terror goalies combined for five saves while Ashley Cross had four stops for the hosts.

The Hornets return to ODAC play on Saturday with a 1:00 contest at Hollins.

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WINCHESTER, Va. McDaniel outscored Shenandoah 10-4 after halftime to capture a 19-9 victory over Shenandoah in non-conference action on Wednesday.

Danielle Entrot (Ellicott City, Md./Centennial) led the Green Terror (5-3) with seven goals and an assist while Julia Jacobs (Stevensville, Md./St. Mary's) added four tallies.

Liz Bereit paced the Hornets (6-2) with four goals and an assist.

After Entrot and Bereit traded goals in the first three minutes, Jacobs put McDaniel on top for good converting an unassisted marker with 22:52 to play in the opening half.

Entrot added a free-position tally 2:42 later for a 3-1 lead before Samantha Sisson responded with a free-position goal of her own with 18:42 to play.

Goals from Entrot and Paige Messersmith (Phoenix, Md./Dulaney) stretched the advantage to 5-2 with 16:14 to play before Samantha Donaghy converted from Sisson to make it 5-3 with 14:41 showing.

Free-position goals from Anna Molhenrich (Towson, Md./Mercy) and Katie Timmons (Bishopville, Md./Stephen Decatur) pushed the lead to four two minutes later.

Jacobs sandwiched a goal between Amy Rollins' two goals in the game for an 8-5 game with 6;36 to play in the second half.

Goals from four different Green Terror players over the final 36 seconds of the first half and first 5:19 of the second half pushed the lead to 12-5.

Back-to-back Bereit free-position tallies closed the deficit to 12-7 with 20:06 to play but Jacobs started another three-goal flurry to push the lead to eight with 9:36 remaining en route to the 10-goal win.

McDaniel finished with a 29-19 advantage in shots. Messersmith won 10 draw controls, while Entrot controlled another seven as part of a 19-11 advantage for the Green Terror.

Lauren McCadden (Bel Air, Md./C. Milton Wright) led the defense with three ground balls and two caused turnovers.

McDaniel returns to action at home against Haverford on Saturday. Game time is 1:00 p.m.

2013-03-27



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