First place Adrian defeats Women’s Lacrosse

First place Adrian defeats Women’s Lacrosse

ADRIAN, Mich. -- Adrian College improved to 14-2 overall and 6-0 in Midwest Women's Lacrosse Conference play with a 20-4 win over Concordia University Wisconsin on Sunday at Performance Stadium.

The Bulldogs raced to a 5-0 lead in the first eight minutes and were never threatened, although CUW did score four goals in the first half before running out of gas. AC outshot CUW by a 41-11 margin, won the ground ball battle 34-8 and forced head coach Emily Mason's team into 19 turnovers.

Sophomore Aly Pinkos (South Milwaukee, Wis.) scored twice for the Falcons, while freshman Sammi Reiter (Stillwater, Minn.) and sophomore Emily Heckendorf (Merrill, Wis.) each added a single tally.

Olivia Duncan led the Bulldogs with five goals and teammates Stacy Birlson and Amanda Lambert added three each.

Freshman Rebecca David (Oregon, Wis.) was credited with 12 saves in goal for CUW. The loss dropped the second-year Falcons to 3-10 on the season and 2-3 in conference play.

CUW hosts the College of Mount St. Joseph next Saturday at 3 p.m.