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Flagler Women: Saints Late Surge Nearly Shocks #5 Lakers

Written by Lee Roggenburg on . Posted in , , , .

via Flagler press release, by Grace Schwab


ST AUGUSTINE. – Lexie Morton scored four goals for No.16 (USA Lacrosse Magazine poll) Flagler College in its first game as a top 20 team in a 14-12 loss to No. 5 (IWLCA Division II Top 25) Grand Valley State University Thursday evening at the Flagler Lacrosse Field.
This was the first loss of the season for the Saints, who now sit 2-1 overall. This was the season opener for the Lakers.
Grand Valley State started the game off scoring the first goal within the first few seconds. However, Flagler fired right back with Carley Tepel scoring her first of three goals for the game along with Jessica Wright scoring one of her two goals at the end of the first quarter to tie the game at 2-all.
The Lakers scored six unanswered goals during the second quarter bringing them to a lead of 8-3 at the end of the first half.
Ella PinderKatelyn Trainor, Tepel, Morton, and Wright all managed to find the back of the net in the second half in an effort to beat the Lakers only to fall two goals short of victory.
Flagler will be back at their home field on Monday, Feb. 20, at noon, to play Lincoln Memorial University.
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Scoring Summary

1st Period
14:18GVGV – Maddy Champagne10
06:32FLGFLG – Carley Tepel Assisted by Jessica Wright11
05:57GVGV – Maggie Hammer Assisted by Molly Bursinger21
04:36FLGFLG – Jessica Wright22
2nd Period
13:27FLGFLG – Carly LaFerriere23
12:24GVGV – Kate Deyoung33
11:21GVGV – Sydney Stone43
09:00GVGV – Maddy Champagne Assisted by Kate Deyoung53
04:21GVGV – Maddy Champagne Assisted by Kate Deyoung63
01:47GVGV – Maddy Champagne73
00:18GVGV – Kate Deyoung83
3rd Period
14:24GVGV – Kate Deyoung Assisted by Maddy Champagne93
13:24FLGFLG – Carley Tepel94
08:52FLGFLG – Lexie Morton95
06:42FLGFLG – Jessica Wright96
05:44GVGV – Kate Deyoung106
04:34FLGFLG – Carley Tepel107
03:50GVGV – Sydney Stone117
4th Period
14:00FLGFLG – Ella Pinder118
12:30GVGV – Kate Deyoung128
10:31FLGFLG – Katelyn Trainor129
08:50FLGFLG – Lexie Morton1210
08:02GVGV – Kate Deyoung Assisted by Maddy Champagne1310
04:06FLGFLG – Lexie Morton1311
01:16GVGV – Maddy Champagne1411
00:44FLGFLG – Lexie Morton1412